The Sioux Center Police Department provides coverage 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Its seven full-time officers and two reserve officers are committed to providing a safe place for citizens and are assigned many duties including:
- Enforcing laws and ordinances
- Preventing and detecting criminal activity
- Protecting life and property
- Providing other non-law enforcement services that include:
To ensure utmost safety and awareness, all officers are required to complete in-service training each year as well as specialized training in areas including:
- Defensive tactics
- Legal updates
- Simulated firearms
Important Reminder: House Numbers
Please make sure your house is clearly marked with numbers that are well-lit at night. This helps both police and fire crews find your house quickly in an emergency.
Parking in Sioux Center
Remember that no parking is allowed between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. year-round on city streets.
Contact the Police
In an emergency, dial 911.
For non-emergency police response, call (712) 737-3307.
For police reports and administrative police services, call (712) 722-0761.
- How do I get a copy of an accident report?
For a copy of an accident report, please contact the Sioux Center Police Department between 7:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday at: 335 1st Ave. NW Sioux Center, IA 51250 Ph: (712) 722-0761
- If my keys are locked in my vehicle, can the Sioux Center Police open it for me?
No, unless in case of emergency. Otherwise, the Sioux Center Police Department will assist you in obtaining the services necessary, such as a certified locksmith, to unlock your vehicle.
- How long do I have to renew my Iowa driver’s license?
Residents needing to renew their driver’s license have 30 days before and 60 days after their birthday to renew. Residents moving to Iowa from another state have 30 days to obtain an Iowa driver’s license and Iowa license plates from the Sioux County Treasurer's Office in Orange City.