Police Department


The Plainview Police Department is comprised of the following areas:


The department is authorized for 34 full-time sworn officers and eight civilian personnel. Through these people, plus part-time school crossing guards and volunteers, the police department provides traditional police services with the concept of community-oriented policing to serve the residents of Plainview.

Mission Statement

The Plainview Police Department’s mission is to serve and protect. This is accomplished by providing the citizens of Plainview the best possible police service in a professional manner.

Work for the Police Department

The brochures below give all the information to consider the Plainview Police Department.

Recruitment Brochure 1
Recruitment Brochure 2