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.


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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RSS Texas DPS News

  • DPS Graduates 109 State Troopers December 19, 2014
    AUSTIN - Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw, Texas Public Safety Commission Chair Cynthia Leon, and the entire Public Safety Commission today were joined by Lieutenant Governor-Elect Dan Patrick as the department commissioned 109 men and women as Highway Patrol Troopers during the recruit graduation ceremony..................
  • DPS Honors Officers, Employees for Exemplary Service December 18, 2014
    AUSTIN - The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw presented six Director's Citations and two Life Saving Awards to DPS employees..................
  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays December 18, 2014
    AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 15-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays..................
  • DPS Offers Tips to Avoid Vehicle Theft This Holiday Season December 11, 2014
    AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans that the holiday season can be a prime time for vehicle thefts and is encouraging individuals to take necessary precautions to protect their vehicles..................


  • The Fraudster Who Faked His Own Death: Inside the Aubrey Lee Price Case December 18, 2014
    Aubrey Lee Price went from a devout minister and trusted financial adviser to a schemer who wiped out his clients’ life savings and then faked his own death to avoid taking responsibility for what he had done, becoming a drug dealer during his 18 months on the run.
  • A Commitment to Indian Country: Director Pledges Support for Victims December 11, 2014
    At the 14th National Indian Nations Conference on the reservation of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians in California, FBI Director James Comey pledged the Bureau’s “unshakeable” commitment to tribal nations.
  • Human Rights Day 2014 December 10, 2014
    Today is Human Rights Day—an observance first proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 1950 to recognize the fundamental rights of every individual—so we thought this would be an appropriate time to highlight our work as the lead agency for enforcing federal civil rights laws in the U.S.
  • Latest Hate Crime Statistics Report Released December 8, 2014
    The FBI’s annual Hate Crime Statistics report reveals that 5,928 hate crime incidents involving 6,933 offenses were reported by our law enforcement partners to the Bureau’s Uniform Crime Reporting Program in 2013.

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Tips for a Safer Halloween

Adults should accompany children while they are “Trick or Treating” Adults should carry a flashlight to help them see better and be seen better. Kids should wear reflective costumes. Kids should never dart into streets and to be sure and look both ways before crossing a street. Pets should be left at home.

Fire Prevention Week

October 5-11 is Fire Prevention Week. Please visit Fire Prevention Week for useful information regarding fire safety in your home, with helpful facts and information about the dangers of home fires and smoke alarm safety.