Police Department

Chief of Police

Michael E. Scott 
Phone: 301-985-6580
Non Emergency: 301-985-6566

Mission Statement

It is the Mission of the Mount Rainier Police Department is to improve the quality of life for the residents of Mount Rainier through sensitive and effective service. This will be accomplished through Bureau-wide interaction in the community, with emphasis on promoting citizen involvement, and facilitating the constructive exchange of ideas and concerns.

The Mount Rainier Police Department has moved into the new millennium with an old approach of service and stewardship in facilitating the law enforcement and policing needs of the Mount Rainier citizenry.

We are committed to working in Partnership with the community and each other to identify and resolve issues.

We are committed to Respecting individual rights, human dignity, and the value of all members of the community and the Bureau. Our Integrity is paramount.

We are committed to nurturing the public trust by holding ourselves accountable to the highest standards of professionalism and ethics.

We are Dedicated to providing the highest quality of professional law enforcement service to the community with the goal of enhancing the quality of life within the City of Mount Rainier.

We are committed to Empowering our members and the community to resolve problems by creating an environment that encourages solutions that address the needs of the community. “PRIDE in our City, PRIDE in ourselves.”

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