Washington (DC) Metropolitan Police Department
The Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia (MPDC), more commonly known as the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) and the DC Police, is the primary law enforcement agency for the District of Columbia, in the United States. With approximately 3,800 officers and 600 civilian staff, it is the sixth-largest municipal police department in the United States.
Motto: “We are here to help”
Chief of Police: /strong> Peter Newsham
Annual budget: $517.6 million (2020)
Headquarters: 300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Room 5059, Washington , DC 20001