The Helena-West Helena Police Department exists to provide exemplary pro-active police services to the City of Helena-West Helena. We strive to maintain a safe environment for our community and its visitors by promoting the following key core values.
The mission of the Helena-West Helena Police Department is to act as a model of excellent in policing while working with the citizens of our community to maintain and protect human rights, build trust, and create a safe environment in which the public feels safe and secure from crime, social disorder, and circumstances which compromise their safety and well-being.
The Helena- West Helena Police Department was established in the year 2006 following the merger of two cities, Helena, AR and West Helena, AR. Currently the department employs 59 employees to include 30 commissioned officers.