Chief of Police Patrick R. Melvin

This website is brought to you by the men and women of the Port Arthur Police Department.  We invite you to take a few minutes to browse our site and learn about the various areas within the department and the services we provide.

We hope that the information on our site will provide you with a better understanding of our human resources and operational capabilities. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please let us hear from you.  


The mission of the Port Arthur Police Department is to protect, serve, and reduce crime in Port Arthur while treating everyone with dignity, respect, professionalism, and privacy when appropriate.

We are pleased to present the Port Arthur Police Department’s

inaugural Annual Report.

2017 ANNUAL REPORT Pages 1-12

2017 ANNUAL REPORT Pages 13-24

Port Arthur Police Department
P.O. Box 1089
645 4th Street
Port Arthur, Texas 77641-1089
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