Police Department

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Chief Mike Terrell
(229) 247-2320 ext 30
Hours 7 am – 4 pm Monday through Friday

In the case of an emergency, ALWAYS dial 911!

The Remerton Police Department is dispatched by the Lowndes County 911 Center.  If you are in need of our assistance in a Non-Emergency matter, please call 229-245-5270.  This is the Non-Emergency line at the Lowndes County 911 Center.  An officer will be dispatched to your location.

To contact the Remerton Police Department directly, call 229-247-2320.  You can also email us at police@cityofremerton.com

Mission

Our mission is to maintain peace and order by providing police services that are customer oriented, are of the highest quality, and that are responsive to the needs of the City of Remerton Community. We will contribute to the safety and security of the community by apprehending those who commit criminal acts, by developing partnerships to prevent, reduce, or eliminate neighborhood problems, and by providing police services that are fair, unbiased, judicious, and respectful of the dignity and constitutional guarantees of all of our citizens.

Values

The principles upon which we base our policing are:

♦  Human Life

The protection of Human Life is our highest priority

♦  Crime Fighting

Our efforts to address crime will be based on a Partnership with the Community, will be proactive, and will demonstrate a concern for life and property

♦  Loyalty

We will be loyal to the Community, to the City of Remerton, to the Department and its members, and to highest standards of our profession

♦  Fairness

Our decisions will be based on common sense, will recognize that the majority of people we deal with are not criminals, and will be balanced, moral, legal, and without personal favoritism

♦ Ethics

We will demonstrate Integrity, Fairness, and Honor in all of our actions

♦ Valuing People

We will treat each other, as well as our customers, with dignity and respect, while protecting the constitutional rights and well-being of all of our citizens

♦  Open Communication

Regardless of rank, we will listen to each other’s opinions and concerns, with the realization that all of us may have the idea’s that may benefit our organization

♦  Diversity

We appreciate each other’s differences and recognize that our unique skills, knowledge, and backgrounds bring strength and caring to the City of Remerton Police Department

Vision

With the view that the Community is Our Customer, we are committed to working together, within the Department, in a problem solving partnership with the community, other local governmental agencies, public and private groups, and with individuals to fight crime and improve the quality of life for all citizens and business owners within the City of Remerton