Police Department

The Police Department is located at 2815 Prairie Drive. Our customer service lobby is open weekdays between 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


The River Falls Police Department is committed to working in partnership with the community. As reflected in our Mission Statement, which is to protect with courage and serve with compassion, we provide quality police service while working towards solutions to contemporary community problems.

Chief Young holding PD Door

Contact the Police Department

The Police Department lobby is open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.  To report non-emergency matters, please call our non-emergency line (715) 425-0909, or use our online contact form.  In the case of an emergency, please use 911.


The Department staffs 26 sworn police officers, including the Chief of Police. The Department is also supported by three civilian staff members. In addition to an Administrative Division, the Department has a Patrol Division and an Investigative/Youth Services Division.

The Department also includes a Police Reserve Unit with an authorized strength of 21 members. These Reserve Officers support the Police Department during community events and other activities.

Please feel free to contact our Department by phone at 715-425-0909 or send us an email.

2023 Annual Report Available

The Police Department has released the 2023 Annual Report.

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