Chief of Police S.A. Shepherd established the Maypearl ISD Police Department in 2018 with the assistance of the MISD School Board and Superintendent Ritchie Bowling. The departmental jurisdiction covers the entire Maypearl Independent School District which has more than 1,100 students attending one of the campuses within the district as of 2018-2019.
Chief Shepherd comes to Maypearl ISD with 27 years of law enforcement experience with the Dallas Police Department and has been a resident of Maypearl since 1999.
The mission of the Maypearl ISD Police Department is to provide safety for all students, faculty, staff, parents, and visitors who are in attendance within the district. The department will ensure that the students of Maypearl ISD acquire an excellent education in a safe environment.