Join your neighbors and police officers for coffee and conversation! There’s no agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in your neighborhood!

Coffee with a Cop is a national initiative supported by The United States Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services. Similar events are being held across the country, as local police departments strive to make lasting connections with the communities they serve.

When: February 28, 2017 from 7-9 AM
Where: The Coffee Bean at 1445 Westgate Parkway

Latest News and Events

  • Dothan Police Looking for Police Impersonator

    Dothan Police Looking for Police Impersonator

    On February 11th 2018 patrol officers responded to a report of a police impersonator. The victim reported that he was stopped in the 1300 block of E. Selma St. by two black males that were driving a black Ford Crown …Read More »
  • 22nd Annual K9 Seminar Media Invitation

    22nd Annual K9 Seminar Media Invitation

    The Dothan Police Department will be hosting the 22nd Annual K9 Seminar February 5 through February 9, 2018. K9 teams are expected to participate from all over the southeast region.  Training will focus on narcotics and explosives detection, patrol apprehension …Read More »
  • Investigation Leads to Drug Trafficking Charges

    Investigation Leads to Drug Trafficking Charges

    On 02/01/2018 Investigators with the Vice Intelligence Division conducted a traffic stop on north County road 55 which concluded a three week investigation into narcotics (crystal methamphetamine) being sold in Dothan and eastern Houston County. Investigators seized crystal methamphetamine and …Read More »
  • 22nd Annual K9 Seminar

    22nd Annual K9 Seminar

    The Dothan Police Department will be hosting the 22nd Annual K9 Seminar February 5 through February 9, 2018. K9 teams are expected to participate from all over the southeast region.  Training will focus on narcotics and explosives detection, patrol apprehension …Read More »
  • Shooting on Alabama Ave. in Dothan

    Shooting on Alabama Ave. in Dothan

    On Tuesday January 23rd Dothan Police Responded to a 911 call of a shooting in the 700 block of Alabama Avenue. When officers arrived on scene they found the victim laying on the ground with a non life threatening gun shot …Read More »

A Message from the Chief

Chief Steve Parrish

The Dothan Police Department is dedicated to professional excellence as an exemplary and CALEA accredited public safety agency. We are committed to establishing an environment in which members of the department and the community continue to grow together; seeking to be a catalyst for positive change through persistent, personalized and cost effective use of public safety resources. By embracing the values of pride, professionalism and integrity, we remain devoted to maintaining the public trust.

Steven L. Parrish
Chief of Police