Welcome to the Batesville Police Department website. Thank you for your interest in our organization. We hope you will find the information you need here and encourage you to contact us if you need additional information.

Employees of the Batesville Police Department take great pride in the professional standards to which we adhere. Our employees are equipped with the latest technological equipment and receive constant training to enhance our performance in accomplishing our assigned duties.

The sole purpose of our department is to provide a safe community environment not only for the citizens of Batesville, but also for those persons who shop, visit or travel through our City. We, the employees of the Batesville Police Department, pride ourselves on both our reactive capabilities and on our ability to be proactive in service.

Members of the Batesville Police Department are sworn to uphold the ordinances of the City of Batesville, the laws of the Great State of Mississippi, and the Constitution of the United States of America. This is accomplished by treating each person equally and fairly without bias or favoritism and based on the Golden Rule of treating others as you would want to be treated yourself. The Batesville Police Department is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide assistance, protection, and to preserve the peace and tranquility of our community.

Thank you for allowing us to serve you.


William A. "Tony" Jones - Chief of Police

Jimmy McCloud - Deputy Chief of Police


Contact Us

Batesville Police Department
106 College St
Batesville, MS 38606

Email: batespd@panola.com
Phone: 662-563-5653
Fax: 662-563-6643