McAllen ISD Police Department

Police Offer and three police cars

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the McAllen ISD Police Department to commit to providing a safe environment for students, staff, and all visitors, and minimize any interruption to the educational process.  Establish prevention measures and training in order to safeguard life and property and reduce crime.  Commitment to the highest level of professionalism, integrity, and improve the quality of work by providing employees with effective leadership, supervision, and training.

Department History

The McAllen ISD Police Department was established in 1996. It provides law enforcement services to all MISD property owned and leased. The school district is located in a 34 square mile radius.

The McAllen ISD Police Department employs 38 Police Officers and 19 civilian employees. Officers are assigned to several divisions throughout the Department.

  • Campus Division

  • Patrol Division

  • Criminal Investigations Division

  • K-9 Patrol

  • Traffic Enforcement

  • Drone Team

For additional information, call (956) 928-8990 or 24-hour Dispatch (956) 632-8768

Emergencies/Dispatch (956) 632-8768


Guides in all decisions and actions made by our department’s employees. 

  • Strive to learn and grow 

  • Be honest, ethical and professional 

  • Strive for excellence 

  • Lead by example 

  • Treat all individuals with respect and compassion 

  • Do the right thing

MISD Police Department Information

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