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The City of Arkansas City strives to provide a high quality of life for its citizens by furnishing a variety of efficient services in a professional, courteous manner.

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About the Arkansas City Police Department

DSC_0046editThe Arkansas City Police Department is staffed during business hours (from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays) by full-time and part-time personnel in multiple divisions, including Administration, Investigations, Patrol, Community Policing and Records.

After business hours and on the weekends, the police department office is not staffed. However, the lobby stays open to the public and citizens may use the red telephone there to request that an officer be dispatched to their location.

ACPD provides patrol and emergency response services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A minimum of three officers are on duty at any given time and available for dispatch. Patrol officers work 12-hour shifts  either a day shift from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. or a night shift from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. the following day and there are four total shifts.

Contact Information

Arkansas City Police Department badgeArkansas City Police Department
117 W. Central Ave.

Arkansas City, KS  67005

Always dial 911 in case of an emergency. An officer will be dispatched to assist you, if needed.

If you need to talk to an officer, have an officer come to your location, report a crime or request animal control, call Cowley County Emergency Communications at (620) 441-4444. An officer will be dispatched to your location or otherwise will contact you, if it is not an emergency. Other non-emergency administrative lines include:

Email the Arkansas City Police Department at acpd@arkansascityks.gov.

The Arkansas City Police Department also can be found on Facebook and Twitter. (Please note: These social media channels are not monitored around the clock and should not be used to report crimes or emergencies.)

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