Message from Chief Cairl


On behalf of the dedicated men and women of the Northwood Police Department, I would like to welcome you to our website.

The Northwood Police Department was established in 1962 and is a full-service, progressive law enforcement agency with a staff of twenty-seven (27) personnel, who protect and serve a population of 5,400, and covering over 8 square miles.

Our website provides a lot of information about the department, as well as various links to other sites and information that you may find interesting.

Thank you for visiting our website and I hope you find our website very helpful.


Thomas S. Cairl

Chief of Police

//The Northwood Police Department website was created and designed by John F. Eggleston III