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The men and women of the Clayton Police Department are proud to serve the citizens of the Town of Clayton. We respond to your emergencies, teach crime prevention to groups visiting our Law Enforcement Center and patrol the Town’s greenways—it’s all just a part of our job. You may see us responding to accidents or read about our K-9 Unit sniffing out crime. The point is, we’re here taking care of Clayton.


The Town of Clayton Police Reports
Need a copy of a police report? Reports are available for two weeks online or you can stop by the Police Department weekdays 8am-6pm.


The Town of Clayton Police Divisions
Does the Town of Clayton have a K-9? Bicycle Patrol? Yes, we do! Want to know about all the specialty units? Find out more here.


The Town of Clayton Law Enforcement Careers
Serving your community as a Law Enforcement Officer is a great responsibility. Find out how to become a part of our elite team!


The Town of Clayton Crime Prevention
Need to start a Neighborhood Watch, schedule McGruff for your event or request additional traffic enforcement on your street? Find all this and more here...
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