It is the mission of the Big Spring Police Department to enhance the quality of life throughout our community by working cooperatively with the public to enforce the laws, preserve the peace, minimize fear and provide for a safe environment. We are committed to excellence in law enforcement and are dedicated to the people we serve, and to the traditions and diversity within our city. We will provide service with professionalism and understanding, response with compassion, performance with integrity and law enforcement with vision.
If you are seeking a rewarding career in Law Enforcement, we encourage you to consider the Big Spring Police Department as your home for a career. The City of Big Spring Police Department is committed to reaching out to the citizens it serves while providing the highest level of professionalism and services available. The department has adopted a community oriented policing philosophy. The department's aim is to provide that information and those services necessary to reduce crime, the fear of crime and to improve the quality of life in our community. The department is working with the community toward a common goal of having the safest streets and neighborhoods possible. The City of Big Spring is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of Race, Color, National Origin, Sex, Religion, Age or Disability in employment or the provision of services.
On the 26th of April 2016 at approximately 2:30 P.M., the Big Spring Police Department Narcotics Unit utilized the Big Spring Police Department / Howard County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team along with the Big Spring Police Department Criminal Investigations Division to execute a narcotics search warrant at 609 North Goliad in Big Spring. Upon executing the search warrant, Narcotic Officers located and seized approximately 4.5 ounces of cocaine, approximately 15 grams of marijuana, six firearms including one assault rifle and $2,584.00 in currency. Abel Morelion Hispanic/Male 50 years of age was placed under arrest and charge with Possession Controlled Substance a 2nd Degree Felony. David “Anthony” Juarez Hispanic/Male 29 years of age was also placed under arrest and charged with Possession Controlled Substance a State Jail Felony.