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
Terry always creates a positive environment to those that work with her but especially in the Investigative Services Division. She is always efficient and complete when handling monthly Sex Offender Registry as well as the many cases she completes and works through for the detectives. She maintains updated and accurate calendars for the on-call detectives and ID technicians and always handles the important case reports as top priority and with accuracy and efficiency. Terry is always warm and welcoming and takes great care of all the staff in the division. From her never-ending supply of treats, to disinfecting the lobby each day and constant cleaning and organizing of our work area. Terry goes above and beyond expectations and the whole division is thankful for her.
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) -264-2613Fax: 801-264-2568Emergency: 911
24 hours a day, 7 days a week