Police Department


 Police Department

                               Location:   166 West Vaughan Street

                               Phone:       (512) 355- 2442

                               Fax:            (512) 355- 9095

 Mission Statement:

The mission of the Bertram Police Department: To safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, and to enhance public safety while working with the community to improve their quality of life.  Our mandate is to do so with honor and integrity, while conducting ourselves with the highest ethical standards to maintain public confidence.





The Bertram Police Department consist of  three (3) full time, four (5) part-time patrol officers, and currently no reserve officers, but always looking for at least five (5) reserve officers.

The Department is responsible for enforcing all federal, state and municipal laws.  The Department is also responsible for:

  • Enforcing animal ordinance
  • Investigating traffic accidents
  • Providing law enforcement and dispatch assistance in times of emergency conditions
  • Responding to calls of suspicious behavior
  • Assisting business and residence with crime prevention

Police Chief JJ Wilson

Sergeant Donnie Rodriguez

Officer Travis Simer

K9 Bock

Officer Angela Sargent
(Picture to follow)

Officer James Threadgill

Officer Walton Cotton
Officer James Brown
Officer Ben Beaty



Police Chief:

JJ Wilson

E-Mail: jwilson@cityofbertram.org

The Police Chief is responsible for the overall operations and policies of the department.


Business E Watch


Sign up for Business E Watch program, if the Police Department find something wrong with your business at night or in case of an emergency, they can contact you.

 Vacation Home Check

Request the Bertram Police Department to check your home if leaving it temporarily unoccupied due to vacation, holiday and other specially targeted absences.

"The City of Bertram is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

110 East Vaughan St.  P.O. Box 1604   Bertram, Tx  78605   PH (512) 355-2197     FX (512) 355-3182