Police Department

To protect and serve, the Police Department is dedicated to the duty of safeguarding all City of Philadelphia citizens from crime, and helping citizens when emergencies arise.

We strive to work cooperatively with all citizens to protect life and property, preserve peace, enforce laws and maintain civil rights through proper and responsive community based service. We are proud to work in partnership with the community to keep Philadelphia a safe and livable city.

Eric Lyons, Chief
Police Department
523 Main Street
Philadelphia, MS 39350
Phone: 601.656.2131