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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

  • Armed Robbery Mesquite Police Officers were dispatched to an armed robbery at the Arco ampm service station located at 325 N Sandhill Boulevard Friday, March 27, 2015 at approximately 8:10 pm ...
    Posted Mar 28, 2015, 12:12 PM by Quinn Averett
  • Police Honor Mesquite’s First Lawman Mesquite, NV- There is a new showcase in the Police Department lobby that pays tribute to Mesquite’s first lawman: Sheriff Deputy Oscar Abbott. Abbott, a police officer for 22 ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2015, 4:23 PM by Tyson Kennedy
  • Police Volunteer Efforts Recognized Mesquite, NV – Mesquite Police Volunteers perform a wide variety of tasks that support local law enforcement officers. In 2014, the citizen patrol unit performed 1,249 vacation checks; distributed 279 ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2015, 3:10 PM by Tyson Kennedy
  • Child Exploitation Investigation Wednesday February 18, The Mesquite Police Department’s Investigative Services Division assisted Nevada Parole and Probation in conducting an investigation into a known sex offender.  The investigation involved searching several ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2015, 4:47 PM by Tyson Kennedy
  • Burglary Arrest Thursday, February 26, Police Officers were able to locate and arrest their suspect involved in multiple residential burglaries.  For the past few months, the Mesquite Police Department’s Investigative Services ...
    Posted Mar 5, 2015, 4:44 PM by Tyson Kennedy
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