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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Waukee Police to Host Prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 28

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The DEA's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Waukee area residents can...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Police Department Names Officer of the Year

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During a ceremony held Monday, Mar. 26, Susan Kies was named the Waukee Police Department's 2017 Officer of the Year. Officer Kies received the Officer of the Year honor for her dedicated leadership, service and spirit.

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

Waukee Police to Launch New Bike With Cops Program

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The Waukee Police Department is introducing "Bike With Cops" - a new annual bike ride event for kids in the Waukee Community School District. Children in grades 2-6 can enjoy a safety talk, two-mile bike ride and lunch with Waukee police officer...

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Registration Now Open for Police Department’s Safety City

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Parents/guardians in the Waukee Community School District with incoming kindergarten students are encouraged to register their children for the Waukee Police Department's annual Safety City program. Attendees will learn about safety from volunteers during...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

New Waukee Police Officers Guess and Sanchez Take Oaths of Office

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Waukee Mayor Bill Peard administered the Oath of Office for two new Waukee Police Officers during the December 18, 2017 regular meeting of the Waukee City Council. Officer Kathryn Guess and Officer Maria Sanchez bring the total of sworn officers in the Wa...

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Posted on: December 15, 2017

Waukee Police Officers Serve 17 Kids Through 2017 Shop With a Cop

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The Waukee Police Department participated in its annual Shop With a Cop program on Saturday, Dec. 9. There were 17 local children who were each assigned an officer with which to shop. The Police and Fire Departments cooked breakfast for participants. Then...

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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