Mills County Police Department

Find Mills County Iowa police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.

Glenwood Police Administration 209 East Sharp Street Glenwood IA 51534 712-527-9920

About Mills County Police Departments

Police Departments in Mills County, IA are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Mills County community. Mills County police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Mills County public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Mills County police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Mills County Police jobs and employment
Mills County Criminal Records

Mills County Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Mills County crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Mills County Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of Iowa and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Mills County, IA and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Mills County are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Mills County Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Mills County Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Mills County traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Mills County Police Dept Specialized Units

The Mills County Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Mills County community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.