Gilford Police Department

Gilford Police Department

Business Line (603) 527-4737
Emergency Line (603) 528-3800 or 911
Fax (603) 527-4749

Mission Statement

The Gilford Police Department serves a diverse community comprised of both permanent and seasonal residents as well as thousands of visitors who come to experience the recreation center of New Hampshire.  Working closely with this community, we will provide the best in public safety service through the fair and impartial performance of duties to protect life, property, human rights, and quality of life.  This will be done employing the highest ethical standards.


Vision Statement

This mission will be accomplished through the establishment and maintenance of a proactive partnership with all residents to solve problems facing our community.  To fulfill our role in this partnership, through the efficient use of resources we will:

·       Strive toward excellence of officers and staff by providing training, high quality leadership and supervision, and a quality work environment.

·       Maintain a strong coherent community relations program to build bonds and ensure trust.

·       Embrace technology and new concepts/ideas in law enforcement so as to maintain a vision for the future that is responsive to the changing needs of our citizens.

This mission and related vision statement is our commitment to provide the highest quality service to the citizens of Gilford now and in the future.


Chief of Police

Accident Reports No Longer Can Be Released from Police Department

Effective immediately, the Gilford Police Department is no longer able to release accident reports or any information they contain.

In order to obtain a copy of an accident report you will need to contact New Hampshire Department of Motor Vehicles directly.  Any questions regarding this process should be directed to the Department of MV.  You can reach them by email at, or by phone at (603) 227-4040.

To obtain a copy of a crash/accident report request, click on the link below:

For further instructions you can visit their website at: