The MPD is...
A multidimensional agency and one of the most progressive police departments in the nation. A premier agency staffed with officers who are innovative, highly trained, technically proficient, and culturally sensitive.
The MPD is dedicated to preserving the public safety for all citizens of Memphis. We are fortunate to have on staff a complement of dedicated, professional officers and civilians committed to this goal.
As a pro-active community policing agency, the Memphis Police Department has made great strides in providing safe environments for the citizens of Memphis while developing strong partnerships within the community.
We also employ 441 civilians including dispatchers, police service technicians, administrators, mechanics, clerks, neighborhood watch coordinators, and school crossing guards.
Visit the various pages within our site to learn more about the hardworking men and women of the Memphis Police Department..