Department Overview

Welcome to the Southlake Police Department website. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible and to provide our citizens with easy access to the answers they are looking for regarding the department. 

Whether they are seeking information about our School Resource Officer (SRO) program, Community Outreach and Public Education programs, volunteer opportunities offered to the citizens of Southlake, our Vacation House Watch program or just wanting to learn more about our Chief of Police and our mission for the Southlake Police Department.

The Southlake Police Department command staff includes our Police Chief, Assistant Police Chief, Criminal Investigation Division (CID) Lieutenant, a Patrol Lieutenant and Professional Standards Lieutenant. Also, seven Sergeants, a K-9 Officer, Narcotics Investigator, a Commercial Vehicle Enforcement officer that make up our 75 member police force and civilian staff.

  • Total authorized sworn full-time Police Officers is 62.
  • Total authorized sworn part-time Police Officers is 5.
  • Total authorized full-time civilians is 7 with one part-time civilian in the Records Department.  


The Police Department holds the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) Gold Standard accreditation. The program seals of CALEA Accreditation are reserved for use by those public safety agencies that have demonstrated compliance with CALEA Standards and have been awarded CALEA Accreditation by the Commission. 

As citizens, you can be proud to have an agency dedicated to the safety and protection of your community and one that holds this highly coveted GOLD Standard seal of approval for law enforcement agencies. 

The  Southlake Police Department encourages your comments, suggestions and questions.