Welcome to the Murray City Police Department
The mission of the Murray City Police Department is to provide a safe and peaceful environment for people to live and work. Providing police services that are of the highest quality and that are responsive to the needs of the community. We will work to develop community partnerships enabling us to jointly solve problems and enhance the quality of life in our City.
We are committed to the prevention of crime and the protection of life and property, the preservation of peace, order and safety, the enforcement of laws and ordinances and the safeguarding of constitutional guarantees. To fulfill our mission, the Murray City Police Department is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and career development for the employees through effective training and leadership.
Visit our Human Resouce Page for the job posting and application process.
Police Department - Employee of the Year
Presented to: Terry Hoffmann - Investigations Office Specialist
Sydney Maxfield has been a full time Office Specialist since August 2014 where she has worked on case reports and general office duties needed for the operation of Police Records. In 2018, Sydney took on an additional assignment within her role, and has taken various classes to become the Crime Analyst for the Department. In this capacity, Sydney can assist in-house by providing stats to officers and city staff; as well as a point of contact for the community and citizens needing statistical information. Her first year has proven to be a great success!
Officer of the Year
Presented to: Officer Tyson Wendel
Officer Tyson Wendel was hired by the Murray Police Department in August of 2016. Officer Wendel is currently assigned to the Patrol Division. Although a short career with Murray Police he has established himself as an officer with integrity, accountability, resilience and reliability. He is always willing to give a helping hand and support his fellow officers. Tyson has proven to be ready and willing to serve the City, Department and most of all the citizens of Murray City.
Because of these traits and actions, he was selected by his peers as the 2019 Officer of the Year.
Craig BurnettChief of Police
Police DepartmentPhysical Address
5025 S State Street
Murray, UT 84107
Phone: (801) 264-2673Fax: (801) 264-2568Emergency: 911
24 hours a day, 7 days a week