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

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