As Chief of Police, I find myself heading a progressive and professional department. The department is made up of well-trained and dedicated members who are committed to serving and protecting the citizens of Thurmont.
The Thurmont Police Department is a community oriented and problem solving law enforcement agency. Our commitment to the philosophy of community policing and problem solving is an organizational strategy that encourages a working partnership between the police and the citizens of the community.
The relationship is built on a mutual trust and rests on the belief that citizens deserve input into the police process through citizen participation and support. We believe that the Department’s philosophy serves as a catalyst in encouraging citizens to share in the opportunity to enhance their public safety and the quality of life in Thurmont.
I hope that you, the citizens, join the Thurmont Police Department in this endeavor to make a true difference in addressing the needs of our community.