It is the mission of the Brandon Police Department to maintain social order and provide professional law enforcement services to citizens in the community, within prescribed ethical, budgetary, and constitutional constraints. This department strives to enforce the law and maintain order in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing the need for justice, and the consistent appearance of justice. The Chief of Police recognizes that no law enforcement agency can operate at its maximum potential without supportive input from the citizens it serves. This department actively solicits and encourages the cooperation of all citizens to reduce and limit the opportunities for crime, and to assist in bringing to justice those break the law.
The Brandon Police Department currently consists of 39 officers who are committed to the betterment of Brandon and the safety of its citizens and their property. We are committed to providing professional and timely responses to all calls for service, no matter how minor in nature. We are a service-oriented agency that prides itself on providing quality service.
- Chief of Police – William Thompson
- Assistant Chief of Police – Chris Butts
- 6 Criminal Investigators
- 24 Patrol Officers
- 3 School Liaison Officers
- 1 Animal Control Officer
- 1 Warrants Officer
- 1 Training Officer
- 1 Accreditation Manager
For emergencies, please dial 911
The Brandon Police Department
Physical: 1455 West Government Street Brandon, MS 39042
Mailing: Box 790 Brandon, MS 39043
On February 18, 2015, BPD was officially accredited by the MS Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission.