Police

Denton Police DepartmentWelcome to the official website of the Denton Police Department. Having proudly served our community since 1920, we constantly strive to connect and build new relationships, while working together to improve the quality of life for everyone. The Denton Police Department is an intelligence-led, data-driven, proactive policing organization focused on the tenets of Relational Policing. We hope that whether you are a first-time visitor, live, or work in Denton, you enjoy the diverse culture that makes our city unique.

Mission

The Mission of the Denton Police Department is to make Denton a safe, sustainable, and livable city for everyone, by keeping victims safe and holding offenders accountable.

Vision

The sanctity of human life is the foundation by which the Denton Police Department serves. We are committed to leveraging technology, innovation, collaboration, and imagination to make us trusted and respected by our diverse community.

Values (PRIDE)

  • Professionalism
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Dedication
  • Excellence

Submit General Inquiries or Report Concerns

Use the Engage Denton app or website to submit general inquiries or report concerns in your neighborhood, such as speeding vehicles or parking violations. Please call us to report in-progress incidents, such as noise complaints or a public safety emergency.