On behalf of the men and women of the Emporia Police Department (EPD), I thank you for your interest in our agency. Our mission is to provide our community with professionalism, integrity, commitment and courage. These principles represent the values EPD presents to the community we serve. The Emporia Police Department is committed to safety, security and reducing crime, therefore enhancing the daily lives of residents and visitors to our wonderful city. Our mandate is to serve this community with honor and always maintain the highest ethical standard to preserve the public interest.
Edward P. Owens
Chief of Police