Why does it sometimes take the police so long to respond when I call?
Calls are dispatched on a priority basis - from the most serious to the least serious. Due to manpower fluctuations of the volume of calls, there are times when all of the patrol officers in service are busy handling other calls.

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1. I understand the Police Department has a community based police program. What is this program? How can I get more information about it?
2. How do I report suspicious neighbors or drug activity?
3. How can I get someone to speak to a group about drugs or other police related topics?
4. My car has been impounded in Prince George's County. What information will I need to obtain a vehicle release?
5. How do I obtain a copy of a police report?
6. Are reports written for all automobile accidents, and do the police need to be called for all automobile accidents?
7. How can I obtain a copy of a fatal accident reconstruction?
8. When are the Police District Stations open?
9. Why does it sometimes take the police so long to respond when I call?
10. How do I obtain crime statistics for the neighborhood where I reside, or am considering moving to?
11. I own a business, or want to buy a business, in a particular area. Who do I call about crime statistics for the area?
12. Can I obtain, on a regular basis, the statistics for crime trends in Prince George's County?