The Hazelwood Police Department was established by city charter as a permanent police force, and exists for the…More purpose of providing police service for the City of Hazelwood.
The Chief of Police controls the department and reports to the city manager. The chief assigns any specialized positions including but not limited to detective, juvenile officer, captain and sergeant.
The police department is responsible for the suppression of crime, and upholding the governoring laws of the City of Hazelwood through protection of life and property, the preservation of peace and order, safe movement of traffic.
Below are some of the divisions and services of the Hazelwood Police Department:
CVU Citizens Volunteer Unit
D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education)
G.R.E.A.T. (Gang Resistance Education and Training)