Welcome to the Johnston Rhode Island Police Department’s website. The Johnston Police Department has provided community services for the people of Johnston RI for more than 100 years, and through advancements in technology, training, and professional development, the Johnston Police Department has evolved into one of the finest law enforcement organizations that this state has to offer. Serving approximately 30,000 residents, in nearly 12,000 households, on over 27 square miles, the Town of Johnston has quickly grown into one of the busiest, most geographically diverse and industrialized communities in the State of Rhode Island.
JOHNSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT
WE, THE MEN AND WOMAN OF THE JOHNSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT, DEDICATE OURSELVES TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE IN ALL THE NEIGHBORHOODS OF OUR TOWN. WE WILL ACCOMPLISH THIS WITH PRIDE THROUGH EFFECTIVE PROGRAMS AND STRATEGIES TO REDUCE THE LEVELS OF VIOLENCE AND CRIME. WE WILL MEET THE NEEDS OF OUR CITIZENRY THROUGH INNOVATION, PROBLEM SOLVING, OPEN COMMUNICATION AND FULL PARTICIPATION. WE WILL CARRY OUT THESE RESPONSIBILITIES THROUGH A SET OF CORE VALUES THAT REFLECT OUR COMMITMENT TO THE HIGHEST STANDARD OF INTEGRITY AND EXCELLENCE IN PUBLIC SERVICE. THE JOHNSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT IS READY FOR TOMORROW, WILLING AND ABLE TO SERVE AND PROTECT AS WE MEET THE CHALLENGES THAT LIE AHEAD.