It is the mission of the Scituate Police Department to protect life, property and to preserve the peace in a manner consistent with the Constitution of the Untied States the Laws of the State of Rhode Island, and the Ordinance of the Town of Scituate.

We will act in partnership with the citizens of Scituate to enhance the quality of life, reduce the fear and incidence of crime, and address public safety and community concerns in a prompt manner

Furthermore, we will impartially and fairly enforce the law while maintaining the highest ethical standards.



The Scituate Police Department is committed to its Motto and Mission Statement.  We will be partners with the community; for it is by working together that we will solve community problems, increase operational effectiveness, and maintain a high quality of life for all residents.  The department will continue in a course to maintain a high level of professionalism. 

We will build on the successes of the past and continue to grow as a transparent, responsive, and people-oriented police department


The Scituate Police Department is Now Accepting Applications for Police Officer.

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