The Cedar Park Police Department is home to 97 sworn law enforcement and 39 non-sworn (civilian) employees. We are assigned to Patrol, Special Operations, Professional Standards, Community Services, Animal Control, Records, Communications, Criminal Investigations, Neighborhood Enhancement Team, Narcotics, Evidence/Property and Crime Analysis Divisions and each sworn member of the Department has a rank: Chief, Assistant Chief, Commander, Lieutenant, Sergeant, Corporal/Detective and Officer.
In 2011, the Cedar Park Police Department received standing as a Recognized Law Enforcement Agency through the Texas Police Chief’s Best Practices Recognition Program. As of May 4th, 2019, the Cedar Park Police Department was recognized as an Accredited Law Enforcement Agency through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., (CALEA). You can read more about out dual-accredited status here.
MissionTo enhance the quality of life in the City through a proactive and professional level of police service; to maintain a strong commitment to excellence; to ensure safety through integrity, trust, and accountability; to treat all persons with respect, dignity, and equality; and to build partnerships with the community to meet current and future challenges while staying true to our core values: life, law, integrity, accountability, service, community partnerships, and excellence.
Life - We hold the preservation of life as our sacred duty.
Law - We recognize our fundamental responsibility is to obey and enforce the law with fairness, equality, and without bias.
Integrity - We accept nothing less than truth, honesty, integrity, and a consistent high standard of moral and ethical conduct.
Accountability - We believe our actions and decisions are accountable to each other and the community we serve.
Service - We are dedicated to courteous, compassionate and effective service to our community.
Community Partnerships - We rely on essential community partnerships to exchange ideas, anticipate problems, promote prevention and create awareness in an effort to reduce crime.
Excellence - We strive for excellence through a continuous improvement, pursuit of knowledge, attention to detail and a vision for the future.
We invite you to contact us during regular business hours at any of the following:
In Person: 911 Quest Parkway | Cedar Park, TX 78613
In 2018, the City of Cedar Park contracted with Hillard-Heintze, an independent, third party to review the Cedar Park Police Department's Policies and Procedures. Here is a link to their report.