City of Crane Police Department

OPEN 24-hours a day

(432) 558-3593

Chief of Police: Aaron Jenkins

Lieutenant: Gabe Rodriguez

City of Crane Crime Stoppers

Do you have information on a crime?  You can call  432-558-7867 and remain anonymous.  You can also email

Do you know that you can TEXT 9-1-1? Learn More…

Text to 9-1-1 Services

Call if you can, but text if you can’t call!

Many people do not know that the capability to text 9-1-1 exists. Text to 9-1-1- is a service that allows citizens to send a text message diectly to 9-1-1 for assistance in the event they are unable to make a voice call.  Simply send a text as you would normally.  In the recipient field enter 911, compose the message, and push send.  If you would like more information about Text-to 9-1-1, please contact Jill Blackshear, Communications Supervisor with the Crane Police Department at 432-558-2212 or email at  You can also visit the Permian Basin Regional Planning Commission website at

Department Mission Statement

We, the members of the Crane Police Department,

…are committed to our community in the delivery of quality service.

Recognizing our responsibility as public servants to maintain order while affording dignity and respect to every individual, our objective is to improve the quality of life through a community partnership that promotes safe, secure neighborhoods.

The Crane Police Department values People, Leadership, Service, Performance, and Mutual Understanding.

Neighborhood Crime Watch Program

Neighborhood Crime Watch Programs are designed to target property crimes including burglaries, thefts, and vandalism. It is not intended as a citizen patrol.

The purpose of the Neighborhood Crime Watch Program is to encourage community involvement in the reduction of crime by citizens reporting criminal or suspicious activity, persons, or vehicles in the neighborhood.

The benefits of a Neighborhood Crime Watch Program include a greater sense of security, well-being, and reduction in crime.

Commendations – Good Service Comments

Did you have a positive interaction with an officer or other staff member, and want to let them know you appreciate their service?  Please let us know using this form below.

Commendation Form


Download and fill out the form below. The completed form may then be scanned and emailed as an attachment to
The completed form can also be mailed or delivered in-person to Crane Police Department (see address at top of this page)

You will be contacted in a timely manner to discuss this matter as well as a resolution.  We appreciate your time in letting us know of this concern.

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