The Craig Police Department provides general police services to Craig, responsible for a 11.5 mile area, with a population that varies since Craig host several services for other comminutes on the island, summer commercial fishing, charter fishing, and tourism. Because of Craig's geographical location and size, the officers perform duties in both patrol and investigations. The Department operates from a modern facility that includes a computerized dispatch center and records management system. The average winter temperature in Craig is 18 to 44 degrees with occasional snow. The average summer temperature is 50 to 75 degrees with an annual rainfall of approximately 120 inches. Craig Police Department is located at 506 Second Street directly behind the Craig Child Care Center.