Jackson Police is responsible for police services to the city twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.
We have adopted a service oriented philosophy which embodies principles of public service and citizen input in solving our communities problems. In addition to basic police services, the department provides community based services such as Neighborhood Watch, bicycle patrol, law and safety related education, and child safety seat instruction.
Jackson Police Department is an Internationally Accredited Police Agency with The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., (CALEA®).
"Dedicated to Serving and Protecting the Community of Jackson Missouri"
The purpose of the Jackson Police Department is to provide the citizens of the community of Jackson with state-of-the-art law enforcement services in a timely and efficient manner; to serve all citizens with the highest degrees of professionalism, respect, integrity, and courtesy; to provide emergency response, patrol, and investigation services in a manner designed to protect the innocent, convict the guilty, and maximize the safety of our streets and neighborhoods.