Washington Police Department

Find Washington District of Columbia police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Metropolitan Police Department 300 Indiana Avenue Northwest Washington DC 20001 202-727-4218

Cottage City Police Department 3820 40th Avenue Brentwood MD 20722 4.2 miles from Washington 301-927-9225

Bladensburg Police Department 4910 Tilden Road Bladensburg MD 20710 5.2 miles from Washington 301-864-6080

Hyattsville Police Department 4310 Gallatin Street Hyattsville MD 20781 5.3 miles from Washington 301-985-5060

Takoma Park Police Department 7500 Maple Avenue Takoma Park MD 20912 5.4 miles from Washington 301-270-1100

Chevy Chase Village 5906 Connecticut Avenue Chevy Chase MD 20815 5.6 miles from Washington 301-654-7300

Edmonston Police Department 5005 52nd Avenue Hyattsville MD 20781 5.7 miles from Washington 301-699-8805

Cheverly Police Department 6401 Forest Road Cheverly MD 20785 6.0 miles from Washington 301-341-1055

Riverdale Police Department 5004 Queensbury Road Riverdale Park MD 20737 6.2 miles from Washington 301-927-4343

University Park Police Department 6724 Baltimore Avenue University Park MD 20782 6.3 miles from Washington 301-277-0050

Seat Pleasant Police Department 6264 Central Avenue Seat Pleasant MD 20743 6.4 miles from Washington 301-499-8700

Breakthrough Bible College Police 4305 Saint Barnabas Road Temple Hills MD 20748 6.5 miles from Washington 240-838-6491

Landover Hills Police Department 6904 Taylor Street Landover Hills MD 20784 7.1 miles from Washington 301-773-6401

Prince George Chief of Police 7600 Barlowe Road Hyattsville MD 20785 7.7 miles from Washington 301-352-1200

Glenarden Police 8600 Glenarden Parkway Glenarden MD 20706 8.4 miles from Washington 301-772-3214

Morningside Police Department 6901 Ames Street Morningside MD 20746 8.8 miles from Washington 301-736-7400

Greenbelt Police Department 550 Crescent Road Greenbelt MD 20770 9.8 miles from Washington 301-474-7200

Vienna Police Department 215 Center Street South Vienna VA 22180 13.2 miles from Washington 703-255-6366

Rockville City Police Department 111 Maryland Avenue Rockville MD 20850 14.2 miles from Washington 240-314-8900

Upper Marlboro Town Office 14211 School Lane Upper Marlboro MD 20772 15.3 miles from Washington 301-627-6905

About Police Departments

What does it mean for a Police Department to be accredited?

Accredited Police Departments have gone through the accrediting process of the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). CALEA is a non-profit professional organization that assesses the policies and procedures of law enforcement agencies. Accredited Police Departments are considered to have implemented best practices in law enforcement.

What is Community Policing?

Community Policing is an approach to public safety that involves building relationships between the Police and individuals and groups in a community to help solve problems and prevent crime. Community Policing is intended to be proactive in nature by addressing social disorder and other causes of crime.

What kinds of special purpose districts have Police Departments?

In addition to state, county, and local Police forces, states often confer police powers to other government agencies and entities. Special purpose Police Departments are commonly found at universities and colleges, transit authorities, port authorities, airports, and conservation agencies.