Port of Galveston Police Department


The mission of the Port of Galveston Police Department is to enhance the quality of life of all tenants and visitors to the Port of Galveston by working cooperatively with the public and within the framework of the U.S. Constitution to enforce the laws, preserve the peace, and provide for a safe environment.


The Port of Galveston Police Department is committed to being a world-class police department and a leader among Port police departments by hiring and promoting talented officers and professional staff, employing the highest standards of performance, best practices in policing, accountability, and reflecting the values of the world-class Port it serves.

Core Values

In keeping with our Mission and Values, the Port of Galveston Police Department is committed to the following core values that guide our decisions in all that we do:
  • Honor
  • Courage
  • Commitment
  • Leadership
  • Integrity