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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Waukee to Hold Annual Public Safety Day August 7

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The Waukee Police and Fire Departments will host their annual Public Safety Day on Tuesday, Aug. 7 from 5-8 p.m. This is the fifth year for the event which aims to educate citizens about various safety measures and to create a neighborly environment in wh...

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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: May 22, 2018

South Middle Schoolers Raise Money for Police Bike

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Students at Waukee's South Middle School raised $700 to help the Waukee Police Department purchase a new bicycle for its Bike Patrol unit. Sixth-grader Wrye Downs led the charge for this fundraising initiative. He said he was looking for a way to do somet...

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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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See photos from the award presentations. Waukee Police Newsfeed