The Smithfield Police Department is upgrading its telephone system on January 23rd, 2020. This upgrade will take place between midnight- 2:00 am. As a result, the department’s main telephone line, (401) 231-2500, will not be operational during this time period. This upgrade will not affect the 911 emergency phone lines that connect to the police station. If you have a police emergency between midnight – 2:00 am on January 23rd, 2020, please call 911. Thank you for your cooperation.
Welcome to the Smithfield Police Department Online
The Smithfield Police Department is currently comprised of 42 sworn police officers and 19 civilians, a total complement of 60 employees. Over the last several years, we have shifted our emphasis from a traditional law enforcement role to a more proactive, community-oriented policing style to better serve our community.
As part of our continuing community-oriented policing initiative, this web site is intended to be an additional means of communication between the department and the community that we proudly serve. We hope that you will visit our web site often as we make regular updates.
Please take a few minutes to look our site over, we welcome your comments, questions or suggestions at email@example.com.
To be recognized as the most professional, well respected, highly trained, proactive, community-oriented law enforcement agency in Rhode Island.