The Fort Worth Police Department exists to safeguard the lives and property of those we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, and to enhance public safety through partnering and building trust with the community. We strive to accomplish our mission by conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards, respecting the sanctity of human life, and preserving the rights and dignity of each individual in our diverse community.
The Fort Worth Police Department publishes an Annual Report to catalog and highlight our agency’s accomplishments over the past year, along with Quarterly Crime Reports. The Annual Report provides a comprehensive review of department activities, crime rates and highlighted stories of community interest.
CrimeMapping - We are pleased to provide CrimeMapping.com to search preliminary crime information. You will be leaving the Fort Worth Police Department website for the following site.
- View crimes near an address
- Select a specific date range
- Pick from a template of crime types
- Includes iPhone application (Simply go to iTunes and search for “crimemapping.com” to download the application.)
CrimeMapping.com has an alert system that will allow residents and business owners to receive email alerts regarding recent incident activity in their desired area. The email alerts contain a report outlining what type of incidents occurred, as well as when and where they occurred. The email alert will also contain a link directly to the online mapping application that depicts the results of the requested query.
One Address (Search One Address, Find Everything)
One Address allows you to enter one address and view a variety of data, including crime information, permits, code violations and other city information.
Open Data Portal
The Open Data Portal allows you to search city data, download GIS Data, view maps including Crime Data Map and search city documents.
If you have an Emergency call 911
For non-emergency call 817-392-4222
If you have any questions regarding crime statistics, please contact Fort Worth Police Department's Research and Planning Section at 817-392-4240.
Chief Ed Kraus
Chief Ed Kraus is a 26 year veteran of the Fort Worth Police Department, beginning his career in 1992. He has served as an officer, detective, and sergeant in several units within the Patrol Bureau. His command experience includes assignments as a Neighborhood Policing District Lieutenant, a Patrol Division Captain, and commander of the Training Division.