• 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.