Established in 1884, the Park City Police Department is a law enforcement agency that protects the lives and properties of citizens and visitors, focuses on preserving peace, prevents crime and disorder and safeguards personal rights. The department employs a staff of more than 30 sworn officers, dispatchers, reserve police officers and civilians. It operates an investigations division that follows up investigations regarding initial crime reports, intelligence gathering, narcotics enforcement and undercover operations. The Park City Police Department operates a patrol division that responds to calls for assistance and writes detailed reports on its findings. In addition, it operates record and communication divisions. The department maintains a location in Park City, Utah.