Police Department

Whitehouse is our home, and we are thankful for the opportunity to serve and protect this community.

To provide a compliment or complaint about a traffic violation, please contact the Police Department.

Vision Statement

Cultivate a vibrant community served by a team of trusted police professionals dedicated to providing excellent service and creating a strong community partnership to allow for a safe, connected and engaged community.

Mission Statement

The Whitehouse Police Department ensures the safety and security of the residents, businesses, and visitors of our community by protecting and serving the public through community partnerships and excellence in policing.


Integrity:  We will uphold the oath of office with honesty and strong moral and ethical principles.

Trust:  We will build trust with the community we serve through transparency.

Professionalism:  Our sense of duty to conduct ourselves to the highest level of competence and character.

Accountability: We will make ethical decisions and hold ourselves responsible for our actions.

Honor:  We serve in a noble profession and we will serve our community with pride.

About Us

The Police Department, in serving the people of Whitehouse, Texas, strives to reduce crime and provide a safe city by:

  • Recognizing that its goal is to help people and provide assistance at every opportunity
  • Providing preventive, investigative and enforcement services
  • Increasing citizen satisfaction with public safety and obtaining community cooperation through the Department’s training, skills and efforts
  • Realizing that the Police Department alone cannot control crime, but must act in concert with the community and the rest of the Criminal Justice System