Welcome to the Murray City Police Department
The mission of the Murray City Police Department is to provide a safe and peaceful environment for people to live and work. Providing police services that are of the highest quality and that are responsive to the needs of the community. We will work to develop community partnerships enabling us to jointly solve problems and enhance the quality of life in our City.
We are committed to the prevention of crime and the protection of life and property, the preservation of peace, order and safety, the enforcement of laws and ordinances and the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees. To fulfill our mission, the Murray City Police Department is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and career development for the employees through effective training and leadership.
Police Department - Employee of the Year
Presented to: Victim Advocate Alissa Black
Alissa Black has been a victim advocate for the Murray City Police Department since 2004, prior to coming to our Department she also worked as a Victim Advocate in California. Alissa has taken the lead on many projects not only inside our own Department but within the entire State. She regularly presents training to victim advocate and law enforcement groups. Alissa is a tremendous resource with vast experience to assist not only victims but also our entire Department when dealing with very difficult situations.
Officer of the Year
Presented to: Detective Richard Black
Detective Richard Black was hired by the Murray City Police Department in November 2005. Detective Black has been a member of the SWAT Team for the last seven years and a Detective for five years. Detective Black has been the lead detective in several high profile cases. Detective Black is a great asset to the Department.