The Newport Police Department is a law enforcement agency that protects residents lives and property, arrests violators of the law, and prevents and deters crime. The department undertakes cases related to burglary, homicide, theft, domestic violence, missing persons, criminal investigation and robbery. It operates a communication center that maintains a multichannel police system and provides communication services for police, fire and emergency medical calls. The department maintains a detective division that conducts the follow-up investigations from calls received by patrol officers. It undertakes various criminal cases and works with other state, local and federal agencies for ensuring the safety of the public. The Newport Police Department is located in Newport, Ore.