Posted on: October 13, 2017

Waukee Police to Host Prescription Drug Take-Back Day October 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 ca...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Apply for the Waukee Police Citizen's Academy by October 20

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The Waukee Police Department is proud to continue its annual Citizen’s Academy. This program is offered to Waukee business partners and residents. The Citizen’s Academy will take place November 2, 2017 through January 25, 2018, as a 30...

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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 14, 2016

Waukee Police Make the Holidays Bright for Area Children

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The Waukee Police Department participated in its annual Shop With a Cop program on Saturday, Dec. 10. The day started with the Waukee Fire Department serving up breakfast for the 14 families involved in the program. Officers also created free child IDs fo...

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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 21, 2016

Waukee Police Deliver 23 Thanksgiving Food Baskets

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The Waukee Police Department provided 23 Waukee area families (up from 17 last year) with Thanksgiving food baskets purchased from the Waukee Fareway. They delivered the baskets to the recipients on Saturday, Nov. 19. The baskets were filled with the maki...

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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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