Lancaster Police Department

405 E. Arch Street, Lancaster, SC

803/283-1173   FAX 803/286-4632

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Patrol Division Schedule

The Patrol Division is divided up into four watches/shifts.  A, B, C, and D watches work permanent twelve-hour shifts.  Day shift is from 0545 - 1800 (5:45 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.) and night shift is from 1745 - 0600 (5:45 p.m. - 6:00 a.m.).  A Watch and C Watches work day shifts  and B and D Watches work night shift.  Officers are paid for 11.5 hours each working day and are given .75 hours (45 minutes) unpaid for lunch.  These four shifts receive two weekends off a month.   

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Patrol Division Shift Schedule
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  1 2 3 4 5 PAYDAY 6
A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Day

B Watch Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

7 8 9 10 11 12 13
A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

14 15 16 17 18 19 PAYDAY 20
A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Night

D Watch  Day

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

21 22 23 24 25 26 27
A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

28 29 30    

PAYDAY

 
A Watch  Off

B Watch  Off

C Watch Day

D Watch  Night

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off

A Watch  Day

B Watch  Night

C Watch  Off

D Watch  Off