Our department staffs 16 full-time officers to help ensure the safety of Kenton.
Our department staffs 4 auxiliary officers to help ensure the safety of Kenton.
Our department staffs 3 part-time officers to help ensure the safety of Kenton.
Our canine is not only trained for patrol use but also narcotics detection.
Our department employs 1 School Resource Officer who works closely with school administrators in an effort to create a safer environment for both students and staff.
The mission of the Kenton Police Department is to provide service to the public. We are dedicated to the needs of our citizens, preventing crimes and investigating crimes that do happen.
Our office is also part of the Hardin County Crime Task Force. The function of the Task Force is drug enforcement and the investigation of any major criminal incidents that happen anywhere in Hardin County. A number of officers are also part of the county-wide special response team.
We encourage people to help us make our community safe. If you see a crime in progress or some type of suspicious activity, please call us at 419-673-0771 or dial 911.