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Who We Are

The Montgomery County Department of Police, located in Montgomery County, Maryland, includes approximately 1,300 sworn officers and approximately 650 support personnel. The Police Department was established in 1922, and today is responsible for policing a County with a population of over one million people.

The Police Department is structured into the Office of the Chief, under which is the Internal Affairs Division and the Professional Accountability Division, and then four major bureaus: the Field Services Bureau, the Investigative Services Bureau, the Management Services Bureau, and the Patrol Services Bureau. The Patrol Services Bureau, the largest and most visible bureau in the Police Department, oversees most of the Department’s uniformed officers on patrol. The Patrol Services Bureau is divided into six police districts.

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727,500

NUMBER OF CALLS PROCESSED
In 2020

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5,845

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENTS
SINCE 2016

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  (Source: dataMontgomery)