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Chief Lee VanceAssistant Chief

Lee Vance, Chief of Police is a 27 year veteran with the Jackson Police Department.

He has held several leadership positions within the department during his tenure.  These include Commander of Precinct Two, and Assistant Chief to three former Chiefs. 

He is a graduate of Lanier H.S of Jackson, MS.  Chief Vance holds a B.A. degree from Jackson State University, Jackson, MS.

Lee Vance, Chief of Police
Contact No. 601.960.1218
Allen White, Asst. Chief of Police
Contact No. 601.960.1217

The Jackson Police Department provides law enforcement services to the citizens of the capitol city of the State of Mississippi. Rich in heritage, the City of Jackson covers approximately 175,000 citizens encompassing 115 square miles.  There are staffing positions for 500 sworn officers, supported by 264 civilian personnel.  The Jackson Police Department (JPD) appreciates your interest and hope you find the information on our website useful. 

We invite all members of our community to assist us in building a stronger and safer city by becoming our partners and by communicating with us often. We are here to serve you and consider your comments to be valuable tools as we assess our progress in providing professional, courteous and effective service to our citizens and visitors to the City of Jackson, MS.

For assistance, click or dial...  
Emergency Help 9-11
I need to report a crime to an officer! 601-960-1234
I need to report a problem with a traffic light. (8-5) 601-960-1757
I need to report a problem with a traffic light. (after hours) 601-960-1234
I have a question about a warrant. 601-960-1937
I have a question about a ticket. 601-960-2056
I need a copy of a police report. 601-960-1341
I need to report an accident/incident. 601-960-1234

Lee Vance, Chief of Police

Hours of Operation:
Mon - Fri, 8 am – 5 pm


327 East Pascagoula St.,
Jackson, MS  39205

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: 601-960-1234