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Prince George's County Police Department

The Prince George's County Police Department is the primary law enforcement agency in the County. The goals of our Department are to contribute to a high quality of life by maintaining a peaceful and orderly community, by protecting the lives and property of our citizens, by reducing the opportunity for individuals to commit criminal acts, and by effectively investigating and apprehending persons suspected of committing criminal acts. The Department is committed to accomplishing these goals by working alongside you, the citizens of our community.

The chart on the right provides you with a brief overview of the size of our agency and the resources that are currently available to assist us in accomplishing our mission. Although these resources may look impressive, we would be unable to accomplish our daily tasks without the continued support or our citizens. This website is designed for you, the citizenry in the hope that it will provide you some insight into our workplace and the programs that we have instituted to keep you safe. If you have any needs or questions after visiting our website please do not hesitate to contact us.

At A Glance...
Sworn Personnel (Authorized) 1,420
Civilian Personnel (Authorized) 263
Marked Patrol Vehicles 967
Unmarked Vehicles 602
Specialty Vehicles 106
Motorcycles 10
Canines 18
Helicopters 2
Total Calls Received in 2001 497,814
Total Budget (Approved FY2003) $145,362,200
Numbers as of 5/31/02