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Police Department

360 S. Gila, P. O. Box 2287
Benson, Arizona 85602-2287
Ph. (520) 586-2211 Fax (520) 586-2520
Gregory Volker
Chief of Police

Chiefs Message:
Chief 2023

The men and women of the Benson Police Department are dedicated to serving the residents, visitors and sight seers who live, visit, and travel through Arizona's San Pedro Valley. We welcome you to our city, asking you to respect your neighbors, and be responsible for your actions. In partnership with our vibrant community, A + rated schools, and committed local leaders; we constantly strive to improve the safety and security of all citizens as I work beside the most dedicated and talented law enforcement professionals in the world.
Gregory Volker, Chief of Police

In partnership with the citizens of our community, we will continuously strive to operate a police agency with a focus on preventing crime in a respectful manner, demonstrating that every one has value. 

The department, in partnership with the community, will endeavor to achieve our mission by:
  • Focusing on the prevention of crime and community safety.
  • Adopting a department culture that is value based.
  • Combining both efficient action and caring effectiveness, while utilizing technology to enhance police operations.
Police, Fire, Medical
Call 911

Non Emergency Line
Assistance, Detectives, Patrol Contact, Property and Evidence release, Vehicle release, Extra Patrol, Ride A Longs
(520) 586-2211

Crime Check
Anonymous Tips
(520) 586 - 3011

Fingerprint Schedule
The fee is $5.00 exact change cash only, no need for an appointment
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Court Ordered Fingerprints are available on a walk-in basis

Records Window
Open Monday-Thursday 8:00-3:00.
Phone: 520-586-2299
Email request are preferred. Fill out the form below, save, and email to
Benson Police Department Records Request

Employment Opportunity
We are always accepting employment applications for Police Officer and Communications Specialist positions.
We do not accept resumes or cover letters.
Interested candidates should select the appropriate application below, complete and submit in person at the Benson Police Department.
For questions contact us at (520) 586-2211 and a Sergeant, Communications Supervisor, and/or Chief will assist in answering.
Police Officer Application
Communications & Animal Control Application

Applications and questions can also be emailed to

Links of interest can be found here.
Animal Control
Dispatcher Hiring (1)
Officer (1)
Animal Control flier
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