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 $44,285.94 to $56,521.33 DOE.

Requesting a report

Contact the Police Department directly for a copy of an accident or police report at 512-352-5551 or stop by the station located at 500 S. Main Street.  

  • Accident reports are $6 each or $5 per CD.
  • Police Reports are .25/pg

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Report a Problem
Unless it is an emergency or needs immediate attention (barking dogs should be reported when they are barking by calling 512-352-5551 at any time 7 days a week/24 hrs a day!),  we strongly encourage anyone who detects a problem or concern in our community to report it via this site's FixIt! Form

  1. TPD Completes Active Shooter (ALERT) Training

    Over a period of two days, 14 Taylor Police Officers and six patrol officers from surrounding agencies participated in an Active Shooter (ALERT) training program at the Taylor Independent School District’s 7th Street Campus July 19 and 21, 2016. Read on...
  2. UPDATE: Taylor Police Charge Shooting Suspect with Aggravated Robbery

    Taylor Police Detectives have obtained an arrest warrant for Isador Ortiz III, 23 years, of Taylor, and charged him with Aggravated Robbery in last Saturdays shooting of Abel Hernandez. Read on...
  3. Arrests made in aggravated robbery case

    TPD update on the aggravated robbery of Mallard Corner Store. Read on...
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