City of Cambridge Demographics
- Population: 12,326
- Population Density: 1,192 per square mile
- Median Age: 37.6
- Households: 5,144
- Race: 48% White, 49.8% African American, 1.6% Asian, .9% Native American and 2.3% Other
Dorchester County Demographics
- Median Household Income:$45,151
- Per Capita Personal Income: $25,139
The Cambridge Police Department is a committed partner within the community. Their mission and mandate is the continued protection and enhancement of our diverse neighborhoods by working in partnership with our citizens to creatively solve problems.
It is their challenge to provide committed service through accountability, integrity and respect. According to Police Chief Ken Malik, there has been a six percent decline in total crime in the five year period between 2001 and 2006. Dorchester County Crime Rate: 4,792.5 per 100,000 population Source: Maryland State Police 2006.