Chief’s Page

Welcome to the Town of Cheswold Police Department’s Official Web Site.

Photo of Police Chief Chris WorkmanIn this age of social media and web based applications we have developed this site to be as user friendly as possible giving you information and forms that will be beneficial to you for public safety and your own knowledge. Over the next few months we will be adding pages with information on our officers, requests for information, safety tips, police news, important alerts, crime information, police department documents, sex offenders in the area and much more.

Please use the web site for any questions that you may have for the police department or myself, but do not request emergency service through this web site. If you have an emergency  DIAL 911 so that an officer can be dispatched to you immediately.

The Town of Cheswold Police Department currently has four full time officers (including myself) and five part time officers. Cheswold officers currently patrol the Town of Cheswold twenty four hours a day/seven days a week with some special duty patrols at various times of the day.  Over the past seven years we have worked hard to build the department to be self sustaining and able to handle any problems that may occur.  While this is a process that requires time and money we are still working to that end…with the help of all of our partner agencies in the State of Delaware. But we are getting there.

First and foremost, the Cheswold Police Department is here to protect and serve the residents and businesses located within the corporate limits of the Town of Cheswold. We take great pride in providing quick and professional service to our residents and business community. This is a community that is growing by leaps and bounds with new homes and businesses breaking ground and new families coming into our town. We welcome all of those who are choosing to call Cheswold their new home and are working extremely hard to make it a safe and happy community. All of our officers vow to treat everyone with dignity and respect and are committed to professionalism, accountability and continuing to progress in our education and involvement within our community and beyond. Change is inevitable and necessary! With this in mind we continue to grow through policy and education so that we may better serve the community and you.

If you should ever need to speak with anyone in the police department for a non-emergency please call (302) 734-2202 or stop in any day during normal business hours from 8am till 4pm. I would be happy to meet with you.

It is my pleasure to serve you as your Chief of Police and I would like to thank you for taking the time to visit our web site. I hope that you have found it very informative and easy to use. If you have any questions, comments or concerns you can fill out our Cheswold PD Citizen Survey form online, or contact us directly at (302) 734-2202.

Stay Safe,

Chief Christopher Workman
Cheswold Police Department

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