About the Department
The police department consists of 27 sworn members (averaging 15.86 years of law enforcement experience as of 04-2010) and 12 non-sworn personnel serving a vibrant and growing community estimated by the Capitol Area Council of Governments (CAPCOG) at 18,509.
Interested in becoming a police officer?
We are a values-based organization that seeks to serve all persons who reside in or visit Taylor to the best of our abilities and provide all with the highest quality of life.

We have been fortunate to have been able to obtain exceptional technology, great personnel and work in a superb community. We pay for your experience. Starting pay will range from $39,755.95 to $50,739.79 DOE.

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  1. Press Release - Aggravated Robbery - Request for Tips

    On Thursday, Nov. 19, at 7:53 p.m., a black male wearing a black hoodie entered the Mallard Corner Store (803 Carlos Parker Blvd. NW) and produced a handgun before demanding money from the cash register. TPD is requesting any information on the suspect. Read on...
  2. City of Taylor Awarded Two Grants Benefitting the Community

    The City of Taylor Police Department and Public Library have recently been awarded two grants in the amount of $56,455 and $5,800 that significantly impact the safety and historical documentation of the community. Read on...
  3. Branson Selected as New TPD Commander

    The Taylor Police Department announced that Sgt. Joseph Branson was selected as the next Support Services Commander from a pool of qualified candidates. Read on...
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