Policy & General Order Management
The policies of the Matthews Police Department (MPD) are issued under the authority of police Chief Clark Pennington. These policies are set forth for MPD staff to adhere to during the performance of their duties while also maintaining a high level of professionalism and values. All MPD policies are reviewed on an annual basis to ensure that they continue to contain the proper legal, ethical, training, and best practice standards for providing the Matthews community with the most effective public safety possible.
The Matthews Police Department has a high standard of transparency which we encourage the community to utilize when there are questions regarding the MPD. You can review our policies by clicking on the link below.