Police Department

Mission Statement:

The Marblehead Police Department is committed to the protection of lives and property and enhancing the safety and peace of the community for which we serve. Our goal is to maintain the highest standard of professionalism and to preserve the individual rights and liberties of the public, while serving the needs of our citizens. We are dedicated to a cooperative effort with the community to identify and address concerns, reduce the fear of crime, participate in criminal justice and social service diversion programs and to enhance the quality of life of our residents.


Officially organized on April 15,1853, the Marblehead Police Department is one of the oldest police departments in the United States. Read the Historical Outline of the Marblehead Police Department for a chronological history.

Contact Information:

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Dennis King Chief of Police (781) 631-1212