Welcome to Hutchins Police Department

Welcome to the official website of The City of Hutchins Police Department. We take great pride in serving our citizens and strive to provide optimum assistance wherever needed. Hutchins PD is a pro-active police department, led by Chief Frank McElligott, that is continually searching for new ways to increase community involvement creating positive interaction with their citizens. Hutchins has retained its small town feel despite a rapidly growing manifest of large companies and more on the way. The Hutchins Police Dept. is ready to meet the new challenges head on, by working closely with local companies to assure future success and economic growth.


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Mission Statement

The mission of the Hutchins Police Department is to effectively and efficiently provide for the protection of lives and property, preserve the public peace, and provide needed community services with the highest level of professionalism and ethical standards.

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  • FBI Arrests StealthGenie Mobile Spyware App Maker, Disables Website September 30, 2014
    The maker of a smartphone app that could surreptitiously monitor calls, texts, and videos on mobile phones was indicted in Virginia for allegedly conspiring to advertise and sell the spyware application.
  • Help Us Catch the AK-47 Bandit September 30, 2014
    A reward of up to $100,000 is being offered in exchange for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect who shot and wounded a California police officer after robbing a bank in 2012 and who has since been linked to four bank robberies and one attempt in multiple states using an assault […]
  • FBI Releases Study on Active Shooter Incidents September 24, 2014
    The FBI has released a study of 160 active shooter incidents that occurred between 2000 and 2013 throughout the United States.
  • FBI Announces Biometrics Suite’s Full Operational Capability September 23, 2014
    Agencies searching the FBI’s criminal history record database for matches to their subjects are getting faster and more accurate responses—the result of the Bureau’s 10-year effort to improve its ability to provide law enforcement partners with timely, high-quality identification. Earlier this month, the FBI announced the Next Generation Identification system, or NGI, is now at […]

Latest Posts

DEA Drug Take Back, September 27, 2014

Tomorrow, September 27, 2014 from 10am until 2pm we encourage you to bring by your unused or expired medications for proper disposal; no questions asked. Officers will be here at the Police Department to collect during those times. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 972-225-2225.  

Information regarding leaving children unattended

How old does my child need to be to stay home alone? Answer:  Texas law doesn’t say what age is old enough for a child to stay at home alone. However, adequate supervision is critical to keeping kids safe. An adult caregiver is accountable for the child’s care and inadequate supervision can be a type of […]