Police Department

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Mission Statement

The Polk City Police Department is dedicated to provide exceptional service to the Polk City Community in order to create a safe and desirable place to live, work and visit.  We will enhance public safety by actively seeking and deterring criminal behavior and enforcing the law impartially.


About the Polk City Police Department

The Polk City Police Department proudly serves our community of nearly 6,000 residents with 24-hour patrol coverage.  The department is comprised of 8 full-time sworn Peace Officers, 4 part-time Officers and a part-time civilian Support Clerk.  We are dedicated to enhance public safety and to improve the quality of life for all who live, work and visit the beautiful City of Polk City!

Report a Crime

To report a crime or concern please contact our office at 515-984-6565 or after hours directly to the Polk County Dispatch at 515-286-3333.

Although we do provide 24-7 patrol coverage the office is not staffed 24-7.  The Polk County Dispatch will contact an officer on-duty for any calls received.  

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