Police Department

Police Hiring

Police Hiring

A Police Officer is needed to work in the protection of life and property, conducting investigations, responding to emergencies, and conducting public education programs. Click the link below to learn more about this exciting career opportunity.

Full Time Opportunity: Police Officer
Top 10

Top 10 Wins of 2014

2014 was one for the record books! Police and the rest of the City of Sioux Falls team accomplished a lot last year. Here are the Top 10 Wins from 2014.

Police Top 10 Wins of 2014
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Crime Rept

Crime Reports

Crime Reports is a service that provides the community with a tool to search for police calls for service within the city of Sioux Falls. You can search for a particular address or geographic area. The geographic areas are based on the latest U.S. Census reports and are defined by 100 homes or 1,000 people within each area.

CrimeReports - Interactive Call Summary
Crime Reports User Guide to setting up an account
Drop Box

Free Medication Drop Box

Sioux Falls residents have a free way to safely dispose of unwanted or unused medication.

Prescription Drop-Off Box
Online Rept

Online Citizen Report

Using this online citizen police report system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.  If this is an Emergency please call 911.

Online Police Report
Frequently Asked Questions
Call Log

30-Day Police Call Log

Searchable list of Police calls received in the last 30 days.

This log is updated daily at approximately 8 a.m.
Police Call Log
Accident Report

Online Accident Reports

A copy of an accident report may be obtained in person at Police Records or online at BuyCrash.com.
Online Accident Reports

News Releases

National Night Out 2015

The National Association of Town Watch developed National Night Out (NNO) 30 years ago. Today, it involves more than 16,250 communities and 38.1 million people …

Posted 08/03/2015 in Police Department

Accident at Rice Street and Cliff Avenue

On August 2, 2015, at approximately 10:21 p.m., a Sioux Falls Police Department marked patrol vehicle was traveling southbound on Cliff Avenue when it collided with a…

Posted 08/03/2015 in Police Department

Dog Attack Leads to Shots Fired

On July 31, 2015, at approximately 6:59 a.m., the Sioux Falls Police Department responded to the 1300 block of South Elmwood Avenue after Metro Communications …

Posted 07/31/2015 in Animal Control

Rescue at Laurel Oak Pool

On Tuesday, July 28, 2015, emergency services were called to Laurel Oak pool, 3401 East 49th Street, at 2:40 p.m. for an unconscious child. A lifeguard saw a 6-year-…

Posted 07/28/2015 in Police Department

Amber Alert

At approximately 8:18 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, 2015, officers of the Sioux Falls Police Department were dispatched to the Old Chicago restaurant in Sioux Falls for a…

Posted 07/27/2015 in Police Department

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Sioux Falls has been recognized as one of the best places to live in the U.S. and we're proud to say our Police Department has played an important part in that status.

As the finest law enforcement agency in the region, we believe it's important that we maintain strong links between our department and the citizens we serve.

This website provides information on how our department works, our personnel, programs, and statistics.