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Mission Statement

“The mission of the Mesquite Police Department is to safeguard the lives, property, and constitutional rights of all; while effectively providing proactive services with professionalism, honor and integrity."

A Message from the Chief
Welcome to the Mesquite Police Department’s Website.  Here you will find the services of a professional organization dedicated to providing the highest quality police service to residents and visitors in the City of Mesquite.

The duty of the Mesquite Police Department is to improve the services and resources currently available as well as identifying and providing new services to the citizens we serve.  We will accomplish that duty through our community policing commitment.

Our objective is to help unite our community with public safety professionals so we may all work together to solve and prevent crime, resolve problems with increasing effectiveness, and provide for the diverse public safety needs of our community.

It is my belief that people are our most valuable resource, the men and women of this department have established an exemplary record of law enforcement service to our community. We are committed to enhancing public safety and improving the quality of life for everyone who works, plays, or visits this wonderful city.

On behalf of the men and women of the Mesquite Police Department, I thank you for your continued support. Through your involvement, I am confident our department will continue to provide the City of Mesquite with an unsurpassed level of service.

Police News

  • Suspect Assaults MPD Officers On July 17, Mesquite Police Officers were called regarding an alleged drunk driver in the area of Mesa Blvd in Mesquite Nevada.  The suspect driver was observed by citizens crashing ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2016, 3:02 PM by Quinn Averett
  • Smiths Employee Charged with Embezzlement On July 12, the Mesquite Police Department responded to the Smiths Food & Drug Center located at 350 N Sandhill Blvd in Mesquite Nevada, to investigate an alleged theft.  The officer ...
    Posted Jul 18, 2016, 2:57 PM by Quinn Averett
  • Public Notice on Fraud Investigations The Mesquite Police Department is currently actively investigating multiple crimes involving fraud and thefts.  Although we cannot release any specific details into any of the alleged crimes due to the ...
    Posted Jul 18, 2016, 8:11 AM by Quinn Averett
  • Heroin Drug Trafficking Operation Busted by Mesquite Police On Wednesday, June 22, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Mesquite Narcotics Detectives concluded a lengthy investigation involving large amounts of heroin being transported to Mesquite.  During the course of ...
    Posted Jul 7, 2016, 4:54 PM by Tyson Kennedy
  • Man Stabbed Multiple Times, Suspect in Custody On July 3, during the early morning hours, a Mesquite Police Officer while on routine patrol located a man on West Pioneer Blvd who appeared to have been stabbed multiple ...
    Posted Jul 7, 2016, 4:54 PM by Tyson Kennedy
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