The Billings Police Department offers a variety of services for the safety of businesses and residents in Billings, Mont. It offers referrals to other area service providers and transportation to hospitals, doctors and court appearances. The department has more than 15 detectives and includes various officers on special assignments who concentrate on drug activities and street crimes. Its patrol division has over 75 patrol officers and is divided in various geographical division areas. The Billings Police Department operates a volunteer program and recruits, trains and places volunteers throughout the police department. It also operates various public safety programs to provide public awareness and support, beneficial cost and resources savings to the city. In addition, it provides opportunities for program volunteers and student interns to meet and reach personal, professional and educational goals.