The Parker Police Department provides exemplary year-round, 24-hour service to citizens of the Town of Parker and adheres to the highest standards of ethical behavior. The department's primary objective is to provide a safe community environment in Parker with the highest level of service possible. The organization is committed to safeguarding the community that makes Parker a great place to live, work, and play.
As of January 2017, the department has 74 commissioned officers. The police workforce also includes 39 full- or part-time civilian personnel.
Parker Police officers take on widely diverse challenges and responsibilities every day. The Police Department proudly serves a growing community. The Town's core values of teamwork, commitment to quality service, integrity, and innovation guide the department in its daily operations and service to the community.
Under the philosophy of community policing, police officers are encouraged to get out of their cars, get to know the people in the community, build trust and problem-solving partnerships with community members, and work to improve the quality of life in Parker.
The Police Department plays an active role in community support activities, such as National Night Out Against Crime and youth educational programs.
The Police Department takes pride in educating area businesses by offering crime prevention tips, security assessments, involvement in grand openings, and attendance at special events. Officers conduct foot patrols and regularly communicate with businesses to build partnerships and offer assistance.