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Department Information

Welcome to the Police Department section of the City of Jamestown website.  The information you find here about our services will be useful and informative.  If there is anything you would like to see on our website, please contact us.  Please do not hesitate to contact us by phone and we will make every effort to assist you.

The mission of the Jamestown Police Department is to assist the community in creating a safe and peaceful environment, protect life and property and help to ensure an exceptional quality of life.

The Jamestown Police Department operates 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.  In the Uniform Division, our department operates  three 8 hour shifts, each 24 hour period.  The Investigative Service Division works Monday – Friday and are on call on the weekends.  Other services we provide are:

  • Special Operations Team
  • Canine Services
  • School Resource Officer
  • Drug Task Force
  • Juvenile Officer
If you are searching for accident information please visit Docview. Reports are no longer released to attorneys or insurance companies.

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Hours for Specific Services

Obtain Copies of Reports
Monday – Friday  8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Animal and Vehicle Releases

Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Excluding holidays)
At the Records Department

Property and Evidence Release
Arranged through Investigating Officer

Animal Licenses
Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
At the Records Department

Bike Licenses
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
At the Records Department

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205 6th Street SE STE 101
Jamestown, ND 58401

Phone: (701) 252-2414
Fax: (701) 251-6297

Non-Emergency: (701) 252-1000
Emergency: 9-1-1