A message from Chief of Police - Gary Porter
Welcome to the Nederland Police Department website. The Nederland Police Department is committed to providing the best in law enforcement and protection to the citizens of Nederland, Texas. We are aware that a safe community is the product of cooperation between citizens and their local police. I am pleased to say that the Nederland Police Department has a close working relationship with the citizens we serve.
The Nederland Police Department participates in various community based programs involving the Nederland Chamber of Commerce, the Nederland Heritage Festival and various other civic organizations.
Our department employs 25 full time Peace Officers with over 375 combined years of service to the citizens of Nederland. There is also 1 Reserve Peace Officer, 11 Telecommunications Operators, 1 Administrative Secretary, 1 Police Clerk, 1 Court Administrator, 1 Assistant Court Administrator, 7 full time School Crossing Guards, 3 part-time School Crossing Guards and 2 Prison Transportation Guards. We take pride in having dedicated and experienced officers and staff serving our community.
Our police department stands ready to help you in any way possible. If I, or any Nederland Police Department Officer, can be of assistance, please do not hesitate to call on us.
Chief of Police