Chief's Message


On behalf of the Surf City Police Department, it is indeed a pleasure to welcome citizens and visitors to the Surf City Police Department website. Our mission is to serve the community and to build a strong partnership with our citizens, merchants, and tourists. We strive each and every day to seek solutions, and through the cooperation and trust of our community, reach goals and enhance the quality of life. 

I am proud of our police officers and support staff who have demonstrated a personal commitment to providing a professional and effective community-oriented law enforcement service.  Please take a few minutes to acquaint yourself with our department through this website, which will provide you with information pertaining to crime statistics; community-oriented policing programs and other resources available.

I welcome your comments and suggestions. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me.

Chief Ron Shanahan