Welcome to The District Heights Police Department
The District Heights Police Department (DHPD) is the primary law enforcement agency for the City of District Heights. An agreement exists with Prince George’s County Police Department and the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office that outlines mutual aid assistance. Assistance is also provided by neighboring municipal agencies.
The current Chief of Police is Elliott W. Gibson Sr. The current Chief was appointed on May 05, 2014, after the general election. The City of District Heights Police Department has an authorized strength of twelve (12) sworn police officers, and one (1) civilian Administrative Specialist. There are also three (3) non-sworn City Code Enforcement Officers.