A Message from Chief Kirk H. Riggs

On behalf of our community, welcome to our website. The men and women of the Rockwall Police Department are the people who make this organization one of the best law enforcement agencies in the State of Texas. As chief, one of my primary roles is to continue the tradition of the department’s core value of extraordinary customer service. We are passionate about our ability to continue to excel in this most critical area of police work and we strive to provide excellent police service every day.

The Rockwall Police Department is a diverse and innovative agency. Our department is comprised of 79 sworn officers and 21 civilian employees. We are a “Recognized Agency” in the Texas Police Chiefs Association’s Best Practices Program which means our policies and procedures adhere to the highest standards in law enforcement today.

We are a community-oriented department, relying on cooperation with our businesses and citizens to meet our goal of, “Success through Community Partnerships.” We are involved in numerous community education programs and have officers involved with students at each grade level.

We are committed to a philosophy of public relations and enhancing the quality of life in our city.

The Rockwall Police Department offers an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in a career in law enforcement. We are a people-oriented agency dedicated to the job we do, the community we serve, and upholding the highest standards of law enforcement ethics and conduct.

Should you have further questions, regarding our agency or employment opportunities, feel free to contact us at (972) 772-6454.


Kirk H. Riggs
Chief of Police
Rockwall Police Department

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