The Leland Police Department is a part of the town of Leland, N.C. The department is a community police department that works to promote the safety of the citizens and their property. The Leland Police Department has a special operations division that is responsible for drug, vice and gang investigations and the internal affairs of the various police departments. The department s patrol services division is responsible for traffic enforcement and animal control. Its investigative services division performs criminal and police employee background investigations. In addition, the department provides crime prevention services. Its support services division is responsible for administrative and information technology services. The Leland Police Department offers community education.