The Jacksonville Beach Police Department maintains patrol and investigative services divisions. In addition, it has a code enforcement unit that addresses public health and safety issues, including regulations related to garbage, removal of vegetation, zoning, dangerous buildings, housing and inoperable vehicles on private property. The Jacksonville Beach Police Department operates a communication center that responds to calls for police services, as well as dispatches patrol officers for services. In addition, the department undertakes cases related to sexual offense, domestic violence, drug abuse and gang activity. The Jacksonville Beach Police Department, located in Jacksonville Beach, Fla., maintains specialized traffic, tactical, bicycle patrol and K-9 teams.