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Annual Crime Reports

Annual crime reports featuring full statistics. More...


The D.A.R.E. program is designed to help children boost their self-esteem, help to respect others, learn to "Say No" to drug and other negatives and to "Say Yes" to the positive alternatives in the world. More...

Safe Schools

Indepth information on how the School Resource Officer program works. More...

Crime Prevention and Safety


Lt. Patrick Barbour

Lt. Barbour has served on the Dexter Police Department for the past 20 years, having begun with the Cadet Program in 1987. Prior to his joining the force, Barbour spent some time working for a family-owned business, Bootheel Petroleum Company. He attended the SEMO Police Academy and now supervises a shift of five to six officers in his role with DPD.


Welcome to the Official website of the Dexter Police Department.  We would like to thank you for taking the time to visit our site. More...


Click here for a list of our departments divisions, including a full list of all the Department's employees.


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Information about employment opportunities at our department. More...