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Posted on: September 14, 2018

Waukee Police Department to Offer Annual Citizens Academy

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The Waukee Police Department is proud to continue its Citizens Academy. This is the fifth year the program is being offered to Waukee business partners and residents. The Citizens Academy classes will take place on Thursday evenings from October 25, 2018 ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Waukee Crimestoppers to Host Dodgeball Tournament

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Waukee Crimestoppers is hosting its new Dodgeball Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 9:30 a.m. in Sportsplex West's north building (890 SE Olson Drive). Teams will consist of 10 members, ages 13 and older. Each team must pay a registration fee of $100 (cas...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Waukee Police Department Encourages the "9 p.m. Routine"

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The "9 p.m. Routine" began in Florida about a year ago when then Pasco County Sheriff's Office started utilizing Facebook and Twitter as tools to remind people to secure themselves and their belongings before going to bed each evening. The onlin...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Waukee Police Officers Take on Lip Sync Challenge

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Members of the Waukee Police Department in Waukee, Iowa take on the national police Lip Sync Battle Challenge with "Happy".

Members of the Waukee PD featured in the video include: Sgt. Robert Gitzen, Sgt. Hector Arias, Sgt. Mackenzie Sposeto, Off...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Waukee Police and Fire Departments Welcome New Staff


Levi Abramowitz (pictured on left) became the Waukee Fire Department's newest full-time Firefighter/Paramedic on July 1, 2018. He joined the department originally in September 2017 as a paid-on-call Firefighter/Paramedic and also worked with the Clive Fir...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Public Safety Departments Welcome and Promote Personnel

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On July 2, 2018, the Waukee Police and Fire Departments held a ceremony at which they promoted current department members and welcomed new officers. The Waukee Fire Department promoted Adam Hilgenberg to Fire Lieutenant. Lt. Hilgenberg has been a paid-on-...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Speed Limit in Alice's Road Construction Zone Drops to 25 mph

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Due to construction, the speed limit on the stretch of Alice's Road from SE Olson Drive to NE Horizon Drive is now 25 mph. This speed limit will be posted and enforced throughout the entirety of Phase 5 of this project.

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Posted on: December 13, 2016

Two Waukee Police Officers Graduate from ILEA

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Congrats to new Waukee Police Officers Brett Medders and Matthew Kessler! Both graduated from the 270th Basic Level 1 Class of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy on December 9th. Now that their 16-week course studies and exercises are completed, bo...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Waukee Middle School Salutes Public Safety Officials

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In response to the tragic deaths of Des Moines Police Sergeant Tony Beminio and Urbandale Police Officer Justin Martin, more than 700 students from Waukee Middle School saluted police and fire/EMS personnel on November 9th. The students walked from school...Read on and see photos...

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Police Chief Quinn Presents Three Chief's Recognition Awards

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Waukee Police Chief John Quinn recently recognized the Waukee Fareway, Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company and the Krois Family for their contributions to Waukee Public Safety Day. All were awarded the special Chief's Recognition Award.

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