The Springfield Police Department provides police protection to the local residents and employs men and women who serve as commissioned officers. The department is responsible for the enforcement of law and order in the city. It receives assistance from all other public safety agencies. The Springfield Police Department operates various divisions, such as internal investigation, radio and police records. The department investigates crimes that involve personal and property damages, thefts, narcotic violations and juvenile crimes. The Springfield Police Department, headquartered in Springfield, Mass., also offers patrolling services.