Posted on: November 17, 2017

Waukee Police and Fire Personnel Grow Facial Hair to Support Diabetes Research

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Members of the Waukee Police and Fire Departments are looking a little less clean-shaven these days as they participate in an initiative similar to “No-Shave November”. Waukee Police Chief John Quinn and Fire Chief Clint Robinson gave ...

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Posted on: November 2, 2017

Waukee PD Collects 44 Pounds of Prescription Drugs on Take-Back Day

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The Waukee Police Department collected 44 pounds of drugs during the national Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, Oct. 28. The four-hour event was held at the Waukee Public Safety Building. Residents dropped off bottles, pill boxes and bags of ex...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Waukee PD Gearing Up for Shop With a Cop

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Each December, the Waukee Police Department raises money and takes low-income children shopping for holiday gifts from themselves and their family members. The kids and their families enjoy breakfast cooked by the Waukee Fire Department, a pizza lunch and...

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Posted on: October 19, 2017

Waukee Public Safety Building Now Features a “Safe Exchange Zone”

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The Waukee Police Department recently installed a camera system at the Waukee Public Safety Building located at 1300 SE L.A. Grant Parkway in Waukee. Because of these new cameras, the facility’s parking lot in now a designated "Safe Exchang...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Waukee Police Encourage Drivers to Avoid NE Badger Lane

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The Waukee Police Department is encouraging drivers - especially those dropping off or picking up students at Grant Ragan Elementary - to use Dartmoor Road instead of NE Badger Lane. NE Badger Lane is a residential street where children often play outdoor...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

Texting and Driving Could Get You Pulled Over

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Effective July 1, 2017, Iowa's new distracted driving law makes texting and driving a primary offense. In other words, texting, using apps like Facebook, playing games, and checking email while you are driving is enough to get you pulled over, even if you...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Police Department Names Officer of the Year

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During the Waukee Police Department's annual dinner, Officer Brian Murra (left in photo) was named the 2016 Officer of the Year. Officer Murra received the Officer of the Year honor for consistent commitment to taking on additional tasks and following thr...

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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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