Police Department

The Smyrna Police Department is committed to preserving the welfare and safety of the residents of Smyrna. The department is a full-service agency that is equipped with the newest in law enforcement technology, including:
  • Electronic finger-printing
  • Mug shot capabilities
  • Mobile data terminals in patrol cars
  • Electronic arrest and reporting functions
  • State-of-the-art 800 MHz radio system with statewide communication capability
  • MyPDapp
Services & Staff
The Smyrna Police Department is ready to serve the community with a contingent of 23 sworn officers and seven civilian employees, as well as 24-hour emergency police dispatching. In order to deal with specialized law enforcement situations, the department has several highly trained units, such as:
  • Bicycle Patrol Unit
  • Community Policing Officer
  • GREAT officers
  • School resource officers (SRO's)
  • Special Investigations Unit (SIU) - including the Quality of Life Unit and Criminal Investigators
  • STAR (tactical) Team
  • TAC - Motorcycle Patrol Unit
The department is committed to a community oriented policing philosophy that recognizes the importance of service to enhance the quality of life for all of our citizens. You can even like us on Facebook!

Message from the Chief of Police
"The Smyrna Police Department is to provide the best public safety services to the citizens of the Town of Smyrna, it's visitors and all Delawareans as a whole."