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About the Department
The Frederick Police Department (FPD) is a progressive, innovative, and community oriented agency committed to combating crime and ensuring the City of Frederick an exceptional quality of life. Our employees are dedicated to providing professional police service in partnership with our community. We believe that our commitment and dedication to provide enlightened, effective, and sophisticated police service to all of our residents creates an outstanding police agency and makes Frederick a unique and wonderful place where all who live, work, and visit here can enjoy a high quality of life.

Fredericktonians enjoy the close-knit feeling of community and our officers are an integral part of the fabric of our community. Frederick police officers are highly trained and have the highest respect for all residents. They do not tolerate the taking of one’s dignity and realize that the police exist to serve the public as police power is given by the people. We expect excellence, responsiveness, and respect from all of our officers. We believe that policing is the epitome of public service.

Service
The Frederick Police Department is a full service, nationally accredited police agency providing police services to the more than 65,000 residents of Frederick as well as hundreds of thousands of yearly visitors. The FPD provides an array of multi-faceted police services through multiple divisions within the agency in an effort to keep our quality of life high and effectively prevent and combat crime.

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Police arrest 3 Juveniles in connection to a burglary and bicycle theft
The Frederick Police arrest three juveniles in connection to a burglary and bicycle theft. Read on...
Frederick Man Charged with Sex Offense (CID)
A Frederick man has been arrested and charged with third degree sex offense Monday afternoon. Read on...

Thomas Ledwell
Chief of Police

100 West Patrick St.
Frederick, MD 21701

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 301-600-2100

Report Crime Anonymously
Ph: 301-600-TIPS (8477)
Txt: 301-674-TIPS (8477)
fpdcrimetip@frederickmdpolice.org

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