Chief’s Message

Chief’s Message 2017-07-16T14:39:42+00:00

It is an honor and privilege to serve both the citizens of Harrodsburg and our department as Chief of Police. Our vision is to strive for Organizational Excellence on a daily basis, and to ensure our Department is adhering to the principles of our Mission Statement, which reads:

“We, the members of the Harrodsburg Police Department, exist to serve all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness and compassion. We are committed to the prevention of crime and the protection of life and property; the preservation of peace, order and safety; the enforcement of Laws and Ordinances; and the safeguarding of Constitutional guarantees. With community service as our foundation, we are driven by goals to enhance the quality of life, investigating problems as well as incidents, seeking solutions and fostering a sense of security in communities and individuals. We nurture public trust by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics. To fulfill its mission, the Harrodsburg Police Department is dedicated to providing a quality work environment and the development of its members through effective training and leadership.”

I am proud of the men and women of the Harrodsburg Police Department and Harrodsburg Dispatch Center and the level of service they provide the community. We set high standards for ourselves and are dedicated to achieving even higher levels of excellence through providing our personnel with advanced training, technology and equipment. We welcome our community to visit our department and see how we are progressing.

Thanks for your support,

Billy Whitenack
Chief of Police