Anderson County Police Department

Find Anderson County Texas police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.


Frankston Police Department 200 West Main Street Frankston TX 75763 903-876-2400


Palestine Police Department 504 North Queen Street Palestine TX 75801 903-729-2254

About Anderson County Police Departments

Police Departments in Anderson County, TX are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Anderson County community. Anderson County police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Anderson County public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Anderson County police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Anderson County Police jobs and employment
Anderson County Criminal Records

Anderson County Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Anderson County crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Anderson County Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of Texas and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Anderson County, TX and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Anderson County are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Anderson County Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Anderson County Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Anderson County traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Anderson County Police Dept Specialized Units

The Anderson County Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Anderson County community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.