Police

Waukee-PD--shoulder-emblemThe Waukee Police Department is a professional law enforcement agency sworn to serve and protect the citizens of Waukee with honor, integrity and pride. The department currently has 20 full-time police officers and two civilians on staff.

Mission: We, the men and women of the Waukee Police, are dedicated to improving the quality of life in our city by enhancing public safety through cooperative interaction with our community and with other public and private agencies. We are committed to reducing fear by maintaining order and peace.

  • We are responsible for protecting life and property, enforcing laws, and taking   appropriate measures to combat crime.
  • We are organized, staffed, and trained to maximize effective and efficient public service to maintain a positive work environment.
  • We work to fulfill the mission of the Waukee Police in a manner that inspires the public’s trust and confidence and protects the Constitutional rights of each citizen.
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    Registration Opens March 6 for Police Department’s Safety City

    Parents/guardians in the Waukee School District with incoming kindergarten students are encouraged to register their children for the Waukee Police Department's summer Safety City program beginning March 6! Read on...
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    Waukee Police Sgt. Jeff Mellencamp Graduates with Police Staff and Command Degree

    Police Sgt. Jeff Mellencamp completed a 10-week program through the Northwestern University Center for Public Safety. Read on...
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    Waukee Police Make the Holidays Bright for Area Children

    The Waukee Police Department participated in its annual Shop With a Cop program on Saturday, Dec. 10. They took 14 local children shopping for holiday presents for themselves and their family members. Read on...
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    Two Waukee Police Officers Graduate from ILEA

    New Waukee Police Officers Brett Medders and Matthew Kessler graduated from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy on Friday, Dec. 10. Read on...
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