Chief's Message

Chief Gregory D. Wilson

Welcome to the Mountlake Terrace Police Department website. Please take some time to explore and learn more about our department, activities, tips and employment opportunities. A full service agency, the Mountlake Terrace Police Department proudly serves and works in partnership with our approximately 21,000 residents. I am very proud of our staff. We are a contemporary agency that takes a proactive and visible approach to address traffic complaints, crime and community concerns. Mountlake Terrace residents and visitors feel safe and are proud of the quality of life our city has to offer. I encourage you to visit MLT Anytime. This interactive program features answers to frequently asked questions and allows you to request and track associated services. I value and welcome your feedback. 

Gregory D. Wilson 
Chief of Police 

Do you have a Comment about a Contact with Staff or a Suggestion for the Department?

Please use the Citizen Comment Form.

Where Do Your Comments go?
All comments go directly to the Chief of Police for review.
Compliments are posted in or distributed throughout the department recognizing the employee’s commendable performance. A copy of this form will be placed in the employee’s personnel file and may be referred to in the employee’s annual performance appraisal. A copy of this form may also be forwarded to the City Manager and City Council recognizing the exceptional work of the employee. 

Complaints are reviewed for potential violations of department policy. If a formal review is required, the matter is investigated until a finding is determined. Appropriate action is taken for sustained or committed violations. If investigation does not find supporting evidence of a department policy violation (not sustained, unfounded or exonerated), then no further action is needed. 

Other ideas, suggestions, and general comments are reviewed and forwarded to the responsible division.

"The Staff of the Mountlake Terrace Police Department provide our community with the highest level of safety and service. Although many times our service involves unpleasant circumstances, we take pride in our professionalism and accountability.
Your comments and suggestions are important to us in our continuous effort to provide quality service, maintain public trust, and to recognize our employees.
We appreciate you taking the time to complete this form and sharin
g your experience with the Mountlake Terrace Police Department." 

Gregory D. Wilson,
Chief of Police