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West Fargo Police Department

Phone Number:  (701) 433-5500
Emergency Phone Number:  911
Fax Number:  (701) 433-5508
Address:  800 4th Avenue East, Suite 2, West Fargo, ND 58078

About the West Fargo Police Department

The West Fargo Police Department has grown from three officers and two squad cars in 1968 to a current team of 58 hard-working members. The department has helped the population of West Fargo grow from 5,000 citizens to approximately 33,000.

Employees of the West Fargo Police Department pride themselves on ethical and professional principles. The department is proud of what they do and whom they serve.

Mission Statement

The mission of the West Fargo Police Department is to protect life and property, and enhance the quality of life for all of our citizens. To accomplish this mission, we will utilize organizational and problem-solving strategies and develop police-community partnerships to address the causes of crime and social disorder.




Police News

Apr 24 Mon
On April 24, 2017, at approximately 0948 hours, Officers were dispatched to 1400 14 Ave E. in West Fargo, for a domestic assault.
Apr 11 Tue
The West Fargo Police Department lobby hours will change effective Monday, April 17, 2017.
Apr 07 Fri
Coverage of the new stab and bullet proof protective vests donated to West Fargo Police Department K9 ToSti.

Police Announcements

Apr 13 Thu
The West Fargo Police Department lobby will be closed on Friday, April 14, 2017 and will re-open on Monday, April 17, 2017 with the new lobby hours of 7am to 5pm.
Apr 06 Thu
Effective Monday, April 17 the Police Department lobby hours will be 7:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday and closed holidays. Fingerprints and Sex Offender Registration hours will be 8:00am-4:00pm Monday-Friday. If the lobby is closed, please use the phone in the entryway to call Dispatch for an officer to respond.
Mar 14 Tue
March Coffee with a Cop will be March 16, 2017 at 2:30pm at Sheyenne Crossings. Cass County Corrections Staff, along with Officer Oldham will be visiting with the group to discuss the process from intake to release.

Police Articles

Jan 06 Fri
With the winter cold settling in, remember to avoid, spot, and treat frostbite and hypothermia.
Dec 21 Wed
Drivers have had a few days now to relearn their winter driving behaviors with plenty of snow and ice delivered during last week’s storm. As typically seen when winter reintroduces itself to our area the West Fargo Police Department responded to a flurry of motor vehicle crashes following the first snow fall. Drivers are quickly making the adjustments to their driving skills for the winter conditions and the number of crashes has tapered off.