Essex has a residential population of 19,716 people which increases to approximately 25,000 during daytime hours.
The department provides Administrative, Patrol, Investigative, Crime Prevention, Dispatching and Emergency Management services to a mix of commercial, industrial and residential customers. Please review our Mission Statement that reflects our commitment to quality policing.
The department consists of a well balanced force of female and male officers who are bright, educated, resourceful, community oriented officers with significant experience. We are here to provide you with the finest police service available at the least possible cost. Please call us if we can be of service.