Police

Mission

To promote safe and healthy neighborhoods through strong, professional partnerships with those we serve in our diverse community.

About the Department

The Saint Paul Police Department is a full service agency led by the Office of the Chief and three divisions:

The Department employs approximately 800 people, including more than 600 sworn officers. In 2013, the SPPD responded to about 270,000 calls for service and investigated about 13,000 Part I crimes.

National Night Out

National Night Out, held on the 1st Tuesday of every August, is a nationwide event designed
to build partnerships, strengthen relationships between neighbors and law enforcement,
and raise crime prevention awareness across the nation. Visit our National Night Out page to register your event, request visits from Police and Fire, and get ideas for your NNO event!