Citizens on Patrol

The New Smyrna Beach Police Department Citizens on Patrol unit is a 100% voluntary program where citizens in New Smyrna Beach can volunteer their time to benefit their city.    

The COP Unit performs a variety of job functions to include assisting the New Smyrna Beach Patrol Division by providing traffic control, crowd control, neighborhood security patrols and parking enforcement. The COP Units also perform House Watch checks, assist with Police Care, pick up and drop off inter-office mail, make community notifications and assist with special events throughout the city.  

Citizens who wish to participate will have to pass a vigorous background check, to include a drug screening. Once approved members will receive specialized training and uniforms.

Interested persons may complete the application below and return it to the New Smyrna Beach Police Department.  

Volunteer Application

If you would like to request any additional information about the program, please contact Deputy Chief Donna LaVallee
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