December 11, 2017


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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 Department Jobs

Posted Dec 01 Fri

The City of West Fargo is accepting applications for Police Officers to fill openings beginning in 2018.

Author: Human Resources Staff Department: Human Resources

Police News

Nov 21 Tue
On 11/21/2017, the West Fargo Police Department, the North Dakota Highway Patrol, and Stutsman County Sheriff’s Office, in a joint effort made a traffic stop on Interstate 94 by the 45th Street exit in West Fargo.
Nov 20 Mon
On Friday November 17, 2017 at approximately 6:08 pm, Officers were called to the intersection of 9th St. / 13th Ave E for a report of a three car injury accident.
Nov 17 Fri
On Friday, November 17, 2017 at approximately 12:17 pm, West Fargo Officers and FM Ambulance were dispatched to an injury accident in the 2200 block of Shiloh St. in West Fargo.

Police Announcements

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.
Dec 21 Wed
Operation Winter Harvest results: Total Arrests: 26 Gun offenses: 12 Use of Explosives: 1 Gang Members/Associates: 13 (12 different gangs) Federal Arrests: 5 Physical Arrests by HPFTF/SCU: 18 Arrests by Patrol/other agencies: 6 Self-Surrenders: 2
Sep 23 Fri
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