Use of Force Scenario Training

The Fort Worth Police Department is hosting several Use-of-Force scenario training sessions for interested citizens. Training will include our department's use-of-force policy force definitions, goals, scenarios, shoot/don't shoot scenarios in our state-of-the-art simulator, and other topics.

Seats are limited! For more information and session date/times, download the flyer.

CCPD – Community Based Programs Request for Proposals

The City of Fort Worth and the Crime Control & Prevention District (CCPD) are seeking non-profit community based organizations in need of funding for programs that meet one of the CCPD goals. More information about the FY 2019 Community Based Program Request for Proposals (RFP) can be found on the Crime Control and Prevention District webpage . 

Fort Worth PD: Where the West Begins

Community Camera Program
As crimes occur nearby, residents are not always aware that their system may have captured information that could help solve the crime, thus keeping our community safer. In turn, the police are also not always aware who may have this potentially vital information.

Residents and businesses across the city can register their privately owned surveillance camera systems. Download Pamphlet or Register your cameras now.

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Sixth Patrol Division Facility Project
  • On April 19, 2016, the City Council authorized the purchase of property at 8755 North Riverside (formerly Old Denton Road) north of Tarrant Parkway for the new Sixth Patrol Division facility. The City Council also authorized entering into a design-build contract with FPI Builders, LLC., to design and construct the new facility.
  • Construction began earlier this year and is expected to be completed in early 2018.
  • The purpose of a Sixth Patrol Division is to improve police service, reduce response times, and create stronger community-police partnerships in this rapidly-growing area.
  • For more information click: 6th Patrol Division Facility Video

Fort Worth Police Department Honor Code
I will respectfully serve the citizens of Fort Worth and the Fort Worth Police Department.

I will dedicate myself to the protection of life, property, and our public trust.

My integrity, character, and courage will be above reproach, and I will accept no less from other members of our department.

Special Needs Assistance Program (SNAP)
In any emergency, good information is crucial.  That's why the City of Fort Worth is working with agencies throughout North Texas to build a database of residents with special needs — to ensure assistance is available when disasters strike.  If you or someone in your household has special needs, the Special Needs Assistance Program (SNAP) is for you.

Learn More about the Special Needs Assistance Program

Fort Worth Police Officers' Award Foundation

If you would like to make a donation to the Fort Worth Police Officer's Award Foundation, please visit

The Fort Worth Police Officers’ Award Foundation, founded in 1981, was established by the business community to support local police and recognize excellence in performance with the ultimate goal being a reduction in crime. Awards were created to recognize efficiency, skill and devotion of police officers as well as to further improve their professional training.  For more information, visit

Fort Worth Police Officers' Award Foundation 

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Public Information Request
The Records and Information Management Office (RIM) is responsible for facilitating and advising the creation, maintenance, retention, access and disposition of all City records, as well as coordinating distribution and responses to public information requests.

Public Information Request

Crime Statistics
The 2017 3rd Quarter Crime Report is now available:2017 3rd Quarter Crime Report

The Fort Worth Police Department is proud to provide our citizens and business owners with three tools to search crime in their neighborhood.  Learn More 

Mission Statement
The Fort Worth Police Department exists to safeguard the lives and property of those we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, and to enhance public safety through partnering and building trust with the community. We strive to accomplish our mission by conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards, respecting the sanctity of human life, and preserving the rights and dignity of each individual in our diverse community. 

FWPD Badge
Learn More about the history of the Fort Worth PD badge and shoulder patch

The Fort Worth Police Department has worn only five badges in its history. In 1912, the Fort Worth Police Department adopted the current badge. The badge is in the shape of a shield with a panther on top.

Outdoor Events
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Outdoor Events Information & Calendar