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Alabama, Cullman City Police Department Air Unit

The Cullman City Alabama Police Department operates two Bell OH58 helicopters on a call out basis available 24 hours a day. 

The following information is from the Cullman City Police Department's Website; 

"The Aviation unit is on call 24 hours a day, seven days per week, to assist our officers as well as other local agencies and agencies from surrounding counties.  Requests for assistance range from public service program demonstrations to marijuana eradication, search and arrest warrants, missing persons cases, search for escapees, high speed pursuits, storm damage assessments, traffic flow assessments, aerial recognizance and surveillance for criminal and narcotic investigations, assisting Tactical Team, and search and rescue operations.  Last year, this unit responded to over 150 calls for service."

You can visit the Cullman City Police Website here, and look for their helicopter under the Patrol Division.