Police Department

Our Department’s mission is to work in harmony with all citizens and businesses in the City of Decatur. Our goal is to enhance community safety and to reduce the fear and occurrence of crime.
By working together with the citizens of Decatur, the members of the Police Department will act as leaders to protect and improve the quality of life within our community.
To accomplish these goals, our commitment is to serve all the citizens of Decatur with Honor and Integrity.

The Decatur Police Department is dedicated to providing citizens and businesses a safe environment to live and work.  Through its multitude of community oriented programs, the Decatur Police Department is committed to public safety and the prevention of crime.


Decatur Police Department will host National Night Out on the Decatur Square Tuesday, October 1 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. There will be FREE hotdogs, chips, drinks, popcorn, sno cones, jump house, Child Fingerprint ID, Distracted Driving Simulator & Decatur Fire Department Clown Show. Come out and join the fun!!