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 26 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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  1. Waukee Crime Stoppers Offering Reward in Arson Case

    Waukee Crime Stoppers and the Waukee Police Department need the public’s assistance in identifying the person or persons responsible for arson at the Dollar Tree retail store in Waukee, with up to a $500 reward being offered. Read on...
  2. Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is Oct. 24

    As part of the DEA's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, Waukee Police will accept pills, patches and vape pens for disposal at the Waukee Public Safety Building Saturday, Oct. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Read on...
  3. School Area Traffic Reminders

    The Waukee Police Department and the Waukee Community School District are sharing several reminders regarding traffic and safety concerns in school areas. Read on...
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