Gallup Police Department

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The chief law enforcement agency, also known as GPD, responsible for policing the city of Gallup, New Mexico. The GPD's mission statement is as follows: "The mission of the Gallup Police Department is to deliver law enforcement and crime prevention services for the citizens and visitors of our city. We will strive to enhance the safety of our neighborhoods by apprehending those who commit criminal acts, by developing partnerships to prevent, reduce or eliminate community concerns, and assist in maintaining a real sense of security that improves the overall quality of life for our community."

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