"Welcome to the Hammond Police Department's Website.
At 211 offficers strong, The Hammond Police Department is committed to providing our citizens
the safest living environment possible. We strive to be the most professional and best trained police 
department in the State. I am very proud of our officers and the service we provide."  

John D Doughty, Hammond Chief of Police

Body cameras in place for Hammond police (click to learn more)
Hammond Police Department
A Letter from the Chief February2,2015
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   is a revolutionary approach to making collision reports available to the public. takes information sharing out of the file cabinet and into the digital age. Click here for more information or to purchase your accident report on-line

New On-Line Handgun Permit Application




Hammond Police to utilize to help map crime locations
(click to use the interactive map)


To help reduce department cost and increase public access to auction items, the Hammond Police Department will use the online auction service works with law enforcement, local and state governments nationwide to provide full-service auction outsourcing for seized, found, stolen, recovered and surplus items.