Our Department

The City of Magnolia is a flourishing community that is part of one of the fastest growing counties in America. Currently, the greater Magnolia area has an estimated population of 138,000. Magnolia is located at the junction of FM 1774 and FM 1488, approximately 45 miles northwest of Downtown Houston. 

The Magnolia Police Department is a progressive law enforcement agency of 15 sworn and 3 civilian personnel, dedicated to serving this growing community. MPD strives to ensure that our agency possesses the highest levels of professionalism and integrity; as well as their pledge to provide the highest quality of life for the citizens we serve through community policing techniques. We pride ourselves on recruiting, training and retaining personnel that perform on an exceptional level.

The Magnolia Police Department is built upon a foundation of ethical and professional conduct. We are committed to the highest level of moral principles and ethics. All members of the department will adhere to the Law Enforcement Code of Ethics. We understand our role as community caretakers, and govern our application of the law with compassion and empathy. Dedicated to meeting all challenges with the courage needed to accomplish our mission. We are committed to equal application of the law to offenders and members of the public. 


To be a modern, progressive organization collaborating with our community to provide a safe and caring environment that enhances quality of life in Magnolia.


The mission of the Magnolia 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.