The Mount Airy Patrol Division consists of 2 Squads, each made up of a Corporal and several patrolmen.  The Patrol Division's primary responsibility is to answer calls for service, traffic enforcement, criminal investigations, accident investigations, and the protection of the public.  

The patrol division patrols approximately 50 miles of roadways in a 4.12 square miles and handles on average over 900 calls for service per month.