Specialty Units

Specialty Units

The Gainesville Police Department prides itself in being able to work cohesively with other county, state, and federal agencies. Partnerships built over the years allow for richer career development and additional services to supplement Gainesville Police Department's general services. These specialty units are typically filled by officers who have been with the agency for more than 2-3 years. The following are specialty unit assignments:

  • Canine Teams
  • Crime Scene
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad
  • School Resource Officer Program
  • FBI/DEA Task Force positions
  • Hall County SWAT Team members
  • Georgia State Patrol Aviation Tactical Flight Officer partnership