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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    Police Chief John Quinn Honored with ESGR Patriot Award

    At the March 20th Waukee City Council Regular Meeting, Waukee Police Chief John Quinn was surprised with the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve's (ESGR) Patriot Award for his support of Reservists on his staff. Read on...
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    Waukee Police Sgt. Hector Arias Named KGGO's Officer of the Week

    The Waukee PD's Sgt. Hector Arias was named KGGO's Officer of the Week for the week of March 13, 2017. Congratulations to Sgt. Arias for this much deserved honor! Read on...
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    Police Department Names Officer of the Year

    The Waukee Police Department recently named Brian Murra as the 2016 Officer of the Year. Congrats to Officer Murra! Read on...
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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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