Established in 1904, the Fairbanks Police Dept is a full-service law enforcement agency that safeguards constitutional rights and preserves peace, order and safety. It undertakes cases related to juvenile crime, sexual offense, drug abuse and domestic violence. The department also performs duties related to animal control, code enforcement, court service, noise checks, and detective and support operations. The Fairbanks Police Dept employs more than 45 full-time, sworn officers, volunteers and civilians. It maintains various specialized units, including tactical, traffic enforcement, K-9, bicycle and foot patrol, drug investigation and detective services. The Fairbanks Police Dept, located in Fairbanks, Alaska, organizes various neighborhood watch and community service programs.