Welcome to the Carthage Police Department Official Website!

 

**EMPLOYMENT NOTICE**
* POLICE OFFICER *
Looking for an ethical, professional, hard working, and community minded person to protect our citizens and property. Starting pay typically more than $30,000 yearly. Applications must be turned in to 310 W. 4th by 5:00 PM, April 16th, 2014.

 

* PRN COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER *
Looking for a professional, hard working, community minded person who is able to multitask. Person will dispatch police radio calls, answer phones and interact with walk in traffic. Starting pay approximately $ 11.35/hr. Applications must be turned in to 310 W. 4th by 5:00 PM, April 16th, 2014.
Applications can be obtained at the Police Department or on this website

 

MISSION STATEMENT:

Our Mission is to work for and with our citizens in order to ensure safety and to improve the quality of life in our community through education, professionalism and diligent crime prevention.

  Click Here to Read How the Mission Statement was Created
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City of Carthage 2013-2014 Budget