WELCOME TO THE
CLARKSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
INNOVATIVE LAW ENFORCEMENT
SERVING THE COMMUNITY
Our mission is to be the model of excellence in policing by working in partnership with our community. To protect lives and property from harm while enforcing the laws and safeguarding the constitutional rights of the citizens of Clarksville. To provide quality service to our community and guests; and create a work environment in which we recruit, train, and develop an exceptional team of employees.
Mark R. Palmer
Chief of Police
The Clarksville Police Department is home to 50 Full Time Police Officers assisted by 18 Reserve Police Officers and 18 civilian employees. The department proudly serves the Town of Clarksville, the oldest town in the Northwest Territory, founded in 1783.
The Town of Clarksville is home to more than 23,000 residents and over 600 businesses.