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Patrol is responsible for many functions of the department, including patrol, traffic and accident investigations.

The Tyler Police Department has divided the entire City of Tyler into ten geographic districts. One Lieutenant and several Sergeants are assigned to each shift and are responsible for the operations on the individual shifts.

Day Shift Supervisor

Lieutenant Eddie Sheffield

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Contact: 903-535-0125

Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Monday thru Friday

Evening Shift Supervisor

Lieutenant TBD


Hours: 2:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Monday thru Friday

Midnight Shift Supervisor

Lieutenant TBD

Contact: 903-531-1000

Hours: 10:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m. 

Monday thru Friday