Since its creation more than 120 years ago, the Dallas Police Department has created an atmosphere of ethical, caring behavior. The 3,640 sworn officers and 556 civilians, who make up the department take special pride in helping to make Dallas a safe place to live, work and visit. As you explore this site, it is the department’s hope that you will become increasingly aware of the services and information available through the Dallas Police Department. Please use the available posts to find out more about the department’s organization, community partnerships, citizen programs, recruiting efforts and crime prevention information.The men and women of the Dallas Police Department will work with the citizens of Dallas to provide the highest level of quality, professional service that the City of Dallas deserves.
The DPD Beat is maintained by the staff of the Dallas Police Department’s Media Relations Unit:
Public Information Officers and Staff
Sgt. Warren Mitchell
Sr. Cpl. Melinda Gutierrez