Chief's Corner


On behalf of the members of the Dartmouth Police Department, I want to welcome you to the Dartmouth Police Department website. I’m Bob Szala, the Chief of Police for the Town of Dartmouth. The members of the Dartmouth Police Department work diligently in protecting our community. We are proud to have trusting relationships within our town. The building and maintaining of these partnerships ensures we deliver the high quality of law enforcement Dartmouth deserves.

Our foundation is built on the highest standards of integrity and professionalism. We are a state accredited agency and we are committed to the philosophy of community policing in our everyday operations. The members of our department strive to be the best amongst the best and will continue to perform at a high caliber pursuant to our community policing mission.

At the end of the day, the Dartmouth Police Department is accountable to you. This webpage provides contact information and a description of our police services. Please don’t hesitate to call or stop by if your questions aren’t answered after reviewing these pages and we’ll gladly assist you.

Robert W. Szala
Chief of Police