The Midlothian Police Department is a state-accredited law enforcement agency that provides services for the safety and welfare of the public. The department maintains a patrol division that conducts regular patrols and responds to calls for service. It also operates a criminal investigations division that investigates reported criminal offenses, such as homicide, robbery, sexual assault, burglary, theft, arson, fraud and criminal mischief. The department maintains a citizen s police academy that provides training programs related to law, firearms instruction, defensive tactics, first aid, patrol procedures and investigations. In addition, its communication division receives and dispatches calls for service and is responsible for managing all critical documents. The Midlothian Police Department is located in Midlothian, Texas.