Mission Statement of the Brandon Mississippi 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.
Brandon Police Department task and purpose:
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.
The Brandon Police Department staff:
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