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Police Department

Decatur Police Department Decatur Police Station on 7th Street Deputy Police Chief, Michael Mahan Police Chief, Greg Cook
The Decatur Police Department serves a population of 9,400 people and is staffed by 17 Full Time Officers, six Reserve Officers, a Chief Clerk, and an Administrative Secretary.  We are a 24/7, 365 days a year department.  We are located at 112 S. 7th Street in Decatur.

Since going to a county dispatch system in August of 2013, our office is open to the public from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.  After hours and on weekends, an officer may be dispatched by contacting central dispatch at the Adams County Sheriff Department. Some of the services we provide, in addition to normal law enforcement work, are:
  • Gun Permit Applications
  • Golf Cart Permits
  • Vehicle VIN Checks
  • Fingerprinting
  • Local Background Checks for Employment
  • Drop Box for Unwanted Medications

Telephone:  EMERGENCIES - DIAL 911
                    8:00 AM to 4:00 PM - (260) 724-8646
                    After hours/weekends - (260) 724-5345 (follow prompts)
                    Fax Number - (260) 724-3957


Chief of Police
Greg Cook

After Hours - Weekends


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