Police in the Community

Our mission is to provide our community with a professional, progressive, community-oriented police department. We strive to serve our citizens with the utmost courtesy and concern for their needs with an emphasis on integrity and fairness. We conduct ourselves in such a manner as to instill confidence and pride in the Benton Police Department by the community. We strive to protect the constitutional rights of everyone. Our purpose is to create an atmosphere of safety and security in our community.

Read more: Mission Statement

Chief Hodges gray backgroundAs your Chief of Police, it is my pleasure to welcome you to the Benton Police Department.  It is an extreme honor and privilege to have been given the opportunity to serve the City of Benton in this capacity.

Read more: Chief's Welcome