Police

Department Facts

Henderson Police Facts

  • The Henderson Police Department was created in 1953 after the City of Henderson was incorporated. 
  • As of September 2015, there are 336 sworn officers.
  • In 1990 there were 82 police officers, in 1995 there were 140 police officers, in 2000 there were 212 police officers.
  • A voter-approved tax initiative in 2004 funded the hiring of officers for all Clark County police departments.
 

Henderson Police Badges

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Original Henderson Police Badge worn for the first 50 years of the department's history.
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Anniversary badge worn in 2003 to commemorate the department's 50th anniversary.
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Current badge worn by Henderson Police officers. The new badge was designed with the input of the officers.