Police

waukee police badgeThe 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 27 full-time police officers and three civilians on staff. Browse the City Jobs page to see if we are hiring!

Mission: The Waukee Police Department aims to enhance the quality of life, safety and security of our community. We are dedicated to providing a safe and secure living and working environment.

  • 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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