The Durham Police Department works together with the community to minimize crime, promote safety, and enhance quality of life in our city.
The vision of the Durham Police Department is to be a progressive law enforcement agency committed to reducing crime by providing the best quality of service, fostering public confidence and maintaining the highest standards of excellence as a community partner for positive change.
The officers of the Durham Police Department are committed to protecting and serving all members of our community. To better enhance this relationship, we are providing clarification and information on our Use of Force policy.
The Durham Police Department has initiated a multi-jurisdictional task force to direct a coordinated response to this unlawful and reckless activity. Stay tuned and follow us on social media for additional information and updates. Read on...