Police Department

Reno PDResponsibilities

The Reno Police Department serves the community by protecting citizens and property, preventing crime, enforcing laws, and maintaining order. Our Department’s main goal is to contribute to the quality of life in Reno.

The Reno Police Department is comprised of 4 sworn full time Police Officers, a Reserve Police force, and a Public Safety Officer that cover the residential and commercial areas around our City.


The main goal of the Reno Police Department is to create and maintain a safe, secure environment for all Reno citizens. We strive to accomplish this goal through proactive community programs designed to prevent crime as well as efficient, thorough investigations of crimes committed.