Police Department

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  1. PD Press Release

    BCPD Closed for Deep Cleaning July 24th

    UPDATE 7.28.2020: Both officers who were exposed to Covid last week have received negative test results. 7.24.2020: BCPD is closed today, July 24th, due to two officers being exposed to Covid-19. Read on...
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    Where we stand

    On June 8th, 2020, county law enforcement partners met with Douglas County District Attorney's Office - Kansas to discuss our current policies. Here's where Baldwin City Police Department stands on each of the items highlighted by the District Attorney. Read on...
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    BCPD to Resume In-Person Services with Limitations

    As we move into Phase 1.5 of reopening Kansas, the Baldwin City Police Department will be reopening our lobby on Monday, May 18th. VIN inspections and fingerprinting services will resume with restrictions. Read on...
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11 full-time law enforcement officers plus 3 part-time law enforcement officers, serving Baldwin City, a city of 4,700 citizens, located in northeast Kansas. Call 785-594-3850 during open hours or 785-843-0250.

Comments & Concerns

Citizen input in the form of compliments and concerns are encouraged. Please feel free to comment on an officer’s performance by contacting the City Administrator at 785-594-6427.