Watertown Police Department

  • Government
128 N. Maple Street
Watertown, SD 57201
(605) 882-6210
(605) 882-6216 (fax)
Hours:
The WPD is operational 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year.

About Us

The Watertown Police Department consists of 35 sworn police officers and 19 non-sworn employees who provide our community with transparent, high-quality, and community oriented law enforcement read more
  • About

    The Watertown Police Department consists of 35 sworn police officers and 19 non-sworn employees who provide our community with transparent, high-quality, and community oriented law enforcement services. Our vision is to be a beacon of excellence by being professional, pro-active, and progressive. Our mission is to protect life and property, enforce laws, preserve order, prevent crime, and provide a safe place for all to live, work, and raise families. Our core values are...
    Integrity-The WPD will adhere to the highest code of professionalism and honesty.
    Respect-The WPD will insure that all citizens are treated with respect and understanding regardless of race, gender, religion, national origin, disability, or social prominence.
    Education-The WPD values a well-rounded and educated employee who recognizes the value of continued education, training, and life experience.
    Partnerships-The WPD will strive to provide the highest quality of service through partnerships with the community by utilizing all available resources.
    Our branding statement is ''Together We Win'' and it represents our belief in and commitment to maintaining and sustaining community trust-the cornerstone of successful policing.

  • Highlights

    • For Emergencies Call 911
    • For Non-emergencies Call 882-6210
    • Records Unit is Open 8 AM - 5:30 PM, Monday through Friday
    • For Administrative Assistance Call 882-5237
    • Stay Informed! Join the Electronic Neighborhood Watch Program Today at www.watertownpd.com
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  • Whom to Contact

    • Nic Ahmann
      Patrol Officer-PIO
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Connie Cutler
      Chief's Administrative Assistant
      Phone: (605) 882-5237
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Terry Ingalls
      SRO-Watertown High School
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Scott McMahon
      Support Services Captain
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Lee McPeek
      Chief of Police
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Darin Noeldner
      Patrol Sergeant-A Squad
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Steve Rehorst
      Patrol Sergeant-C Squad
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Ryan Remmers
      Professional Standards Captain
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Tracy Schaefer
      Special Operations Captain
      Phone: (605) 882-5237
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Chad Stricherz
      SRO-Watertown Middle School
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Tim Toomey
      Assistant Chief
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
    • Troy VanDusen
      Patrol Sergeant-B Squad & PIO
      Phone: (605) 882-6210
      Fax: (605) 882-6216
  • Directions

    The WPD is located in uptown Watertown at 128 North Maple Street, just across the corner from City Hall.