Police Department

About the Department
The Department is currently authorized 40 police officers supplemented by 12 civilian positions.

The Department provides:

  • Vehicle, Bicycle, Segway, and Foot Patrols
  • Criminal Investigations Division (C.I.D.)
  • Property and Evidence Services
  • Community Action Team (C.A.T.) 
  • Crime Prevention Programs
  • School Resource Officer
  • K-9 Units
  • Special Weapons and Tactics Team (H.E.A.T. Team)
  • Technical Services
To register a complaint or make a commendation, please download our form by clicking here.

The City of Hyattsville Police Department produces an annual summary of all internal complaints.  Those summaries are available upon request to any citizen and all City employees.  Any such request must be made in writing to the Chief of Police.  Please be sure to let us know the year of the summary in which you are interested.  Make all requests to Chief Holland at the address listed to the right.