Department Mission & Overview

Police Department PatchThe Town of Hamburg Police Department is a full service department providing the complete public safety needs of the community, including Police Protective Services, Emergency Medical Dispatch and Police and Fire Dispatch. View information about administration and personnel.

The Town of Hamburg Police Department provides 24/7 coverage for the approximately 60,000 residents covering an area of approximately 48 square miles. Within the department are specialized units, which provide a higher degree of expertise, meeting the needs of the community.

Mission Statement

The mission of every member of the Town of Hamburg Police Department is to consistently find ways to promote, preserve and deliver a feeling of security, safety and quality services to every person with whom we make contact. As members of the law enforcement profession, our fundamental obligation is to protect the constitutional rights and freedoms of everyone and to fairly enforce the laws of the Town of Hamburg, New York State and the United States Government.

In order to achieve and sustain public order, we are committed to a partnership with the citizens and community that we are sworn to protect and proud to serve. We are committed to treating the public with the utmost respect and working with them to achieve our common goals. We will continue to recruit the best candidates available and provide our Officers with quality training in order to serve the community with the elite of the law enforcement profession.

Employment Opportunities

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