The Glenn Heights Police Department will build trust in the community through transparent actions and positive engagement. 


The Glenn Heights Police Department envisions being recognized by our citizens and our peers as the standard of excellence in law enforcement and community policing by leading in collaborative partnerships, personnel development, innovations and the effective use of technology.

Core Values

ntegrity – the cornerstone of police work, without it public trust is lost

Courage – to make the right professional decision

Accountable – to the community, the department, and the organization

Respect – of the community, the department, and most importantly, self

Ethical – professional actions and decisions



As Director of Public Safety, it is with pride that I welcome you to the Glenn Heights Police Department website. The Glenn Heights Police Department is comprised of dedicated professional men and women who are committed to serve our community. As a department, we are proud of the spirit of cooperation within our community and the partnerships with our community stakeholders.  The Department is committed to working together to make certain that our community enjoys the highest quality of life. The employees of the Glenn Heights Police Department are dedicated to the highest levels of integrity and professionalism and pledge to continue to work with the citizens of Glenn Heights to solve problems and address concerns.  As our Core of Values states, we at the Glenn Heights Police Department are truly 'dedicated to serve' our community.  Thank you for visiting our site.  

Eddie Burns Sr.,



Criminal Investigations
Records & Property

Key Reports:


Department Annual Statistics
Racial Profiling Report

Compliment an Officer

Complaint against an Officer

Compliant Racial Profiling​​

Frequently Asked Questions


Useful Links:

550 East Bear Creek Road
Glenn Heights, TX 75154
(972) 223-3478
(972) 274-3602

Eddie Burns Sr.,

Department Head

Chief Eddie Burns Sr.,
Social Media

Twitter @GlennHeightsPD

Deputy Chief 

Vernell E. Dooley 

Division Managers
Sgt. David Jackson
Criminal Investigations

Cpl. Kevon Howard

Sgt. Thomas Wilson

Becky Bishop
Records & Property Coordinator

Police Team

Cpl. Thomas Chaney


Cpl. Lucas Benson

Terri Miller Bio
Executive Assistant - Public Safety

Emily Loreto
Records & Property Clerk

Officer Bill Terry
Environmental Crime