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The City of Sherman Police Department has achieved "Recognized Status" for compliance with the Texas Law Enforcement Agency Best Practices Recognition Program.     Learn more
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Mission Statement

We stand to prevent, reduce and disrupt crime and disorder by aggressive, professional and compassionate enforcement of the law.


We, the members of the Sherman Police Department, will strive to uphold the following values in both our professional and private lives:

  • Integrity
  • Compassion
  • Professionalism
  • Fairness / Equality
  • Loyalty
  • Leadership
  • Courage
  • Teamwork

Out of State Peace Officers

The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) welcomes law enforcement officers from other areas considering a career move to Texas. In order to become licensed as a peace officer in Texas, you must meet the minimum standards for initial licensure and complete the steps outlined on the following link:
We welcome your consideration of a future with the Sherman Police Department!

Additional Information


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