General Information
Chief of Police
Sam Mackert
Phone Numbers
Emergencies: Dial 911
105 Rodney Avenue
Dewey Beach,

Police Department

A Message from The Chief of Police


My name is Sam Mackert and I am the Chief of Police of the Town of Dewey Beach Police Department.  This is one of the finest law enforcement agencies in the State of Delaware and I am proud to lead the men and women that make this Department extraordinary. I am equally proud to welcome you to the Town of Dewey Beach.

We have but one overall goal - to make Dewey Beach a better and safer place for our residents and visitors.  Towards this goal, we are continually striving to build improved relationships with all of the many residents and visitors that we serve.  The very best relationships are built on understanding and communication, and it is our desire to help you understand your Police Department and its commitment to enhancing the quality of life in our wonderful town. 

Again, on behalf of the men and women of the Dewey Beach Police Department, welcome to Dewey Beach. We look forward to serving you.