Brandon Police Department

About the Brandon Police Department

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 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 the bringing to justice those break the law.

The Brandon Police Department currently consists of 39 officers whom 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 in 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

On February 18, 2015, BPD received its accreditation from the MLEAC.

BPD Accreditation

On February 18, 2015, BPD was officially accredited by the MS Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission.

Contact the Brandon Police Department

In emergencies please dial 911.

Phone: 601-825-7225

E-Mail Us

Physical Address: 1455 West Government Street Brandon, MS 39042
Mailing Address: P.O Box 790 Brandon, MS 39043

Brandon Police Department Physical Address


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