Our mission is to provide outstanding police services, in partnership with the community, to maintain a safe environment that contributes to the quality of life.
Department Accreditation The City of Plano Police Department is proud to have been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) since 1992. In November 2012, the department received the Accreditation with Excellence Award, which designated Plano as an extraordinary example in Law Enforcement.
A Meritorious Service award, given to agencies with 15 or more continuous years as an accredited agency, was also presented to the Plano Police Department at that time. View more information regarding our accreditation status.
The Plano Police Department will participate in the 8th National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Additional information is available here.A National Take Back Day provides a unified opportunity for the public to surrender expired, unwanted, or unused prescription drugs to law enforcement officers for destruction. Additional information is available here.
Employment The Plano Police Department is hiring! Our next Civil Service Entrance Examination will be held on June 28, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. at the Plano East Senior High School. For additional information, please visit out Employment section of the webpage. If you are interested in taking a future Civil Service Examination test for the position of Police Officer, please submit your nameinto an upcoming employment opportunity database with the City of Plano Police Department.