City of Alvarado

The Crossroads of Johnson County
Photo montage: butterfly, bicyclists on a trail, a father and daughter playing outside, and sunflowers

Police Department

       Thank you for the opportunity to share with you some information on the Alvarado Police Department (APD) by visiting our Web-Page.  We take pride in our organization and are constantly striving to improve the level of service we provide.      

       Please do not hesitate to call upon our agency if the Department, or I, can be of assistance or service to you.  Feel free explore our web-page for additional information.

       If you would like the opportunity to join our team then print out and submit a Testing Intent Form by clicking the link at the bottom of this page or contact us using one of the methods listed in the right hand column.

Thank you,

Brad Anderson MCJ,  Chief of Police

Mission Statement 

Core Values  

Compliments / Concerns / Complaints (Including Racial Profiling) 

Patrol Division   

Criminal Investigations 


Department Patch 

Employment Opportunities

Frequently Asked Questions

Texas Sex Offender Registry

Unidos Program


See below for required reports and useful information. 

City of Alvarado, Texas | 104 W. College St. | Alvarado, Texas 76009 | Phone: 817-790-3351 Fax: 817-783-7925