Farmington Police Department


The Farmington Police Department is dedicated to a safe community through professional law enforcement.
The Farmington Police Department is an internationally accredited and progressive law enforcement agency committed to maintaining the highest standards of personal and organizational integrity while providing our community with a superior level of service.

Department challenges are met by remaining responsive to community needs, employing innovative crime-fighting strategies, implementing state-of-the-art technology, and providing leadership to our young people through effective crime prevention and intervention programs.


The Farmington Police Department continues to meet the standards to remain accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The department went through the re-accreditation process in 2012 and was awarded a Gold Standard Certificate of Re-accreditation.
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Day at the Lake Flyer

Kick off summer at Day at the Lake with the Farmington Police Department June 11, from 11 am to 3 pm.

This fun —  FREE —  event will include activities the whole family will enjoy:

  • Guided canoe tours with the park rangers (parents must be present to sign waiver)

  • Super soaker course

  • Bike skills course (bring your own bike & helmet)

  • Dunk tank

  • Bouncy house

  • Touch-a-truck

  • Free hot dogs & water while supplies last

  • And more!


The Farmington Regional Animal Shelter will be there with adoptable pets, AND Hula Honey will be selling shaved ice. 

Lake fees will be waived during the event. 

Grab your shades and sunscreen and head to Farmington Lake on June 11 for a day of fun with FPD!


Don’t forget to share this event with your friends on Facebook so they can join in the fun, too! 

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