On behalf of the men and women of the Dickinson Police Department, I am pleased to welcome you to our website.  Our continuing goal is to make the city of Dickinson a safe place in which to live, work and play.  We are committed to maintaining and improving the quality of life of the city during this time of rapid growth, by actively partnering with community members and being innovative in our policing strategies.

We are proud to serve the residents of Dickinson in many ways.  Our Department is responsible for helping to prevent crime, patrolling neighborhoods, responding to calls for service, investigating crimes, arresting offenders and working closely with the community to identify and solve neighborhood problems.  We also provide educational and outreach programs to assist the residents and youth of our community.  Our ongoing commitment is to continue to provide the highest quality, professional, and courteous service to our community.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the citizens of Dickinson for their continued support.  By working together, we will continue to preserve the quality of life that our community deserves.


Dustin D. Dassinger
Chief of Police – Dickinson

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With the community as our foundation, the Dickinson Police Department is committed to excellence developed through pride and earning a reputation for providing professional, caring, and courteous service.

We are dedicated to a philosophy that promotes community involvement in problem solving and developing solutions that improve the quality of life for our citizens.

We are committed to the values of the community we ethically serve with passion, respect, and proactive education while strengthening our bond through personal community involvement, and effective crime prevention.

Our team will be flexible and innovative, yet maintaining prudent fiscal responsibility through wise use of resources.

To fulfill our mission, the Dickinson Police Department is committed to providing a quality work environment and development of its team members through leadership and professional skill development, keeping in mind that our strength is our people and our goal is a safer community.

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DPD 2014 Annual Report

The Dickinson PD releases its 2014 Annual Report. Dickinson PD has released its 2014 Annual Report, which will presented at the April 20th City Commission Meeting. To view a digital copy of the report, click the picture above to load the... read more

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Dickinson Police Association to hold 7th Annual Daddy Daughter Dance. The Dickinson Police Association has announced the date for this year’s “Knight for a Princess” Daddy-Daughter Dance. It will be held on two different nights; Friday, April 17th... read more

Dickinson Law Enforcement Center
Dickinson Police Department | Stark County Sheriff Office | Southwest Multi-County Correctional Center
66 Museum Drive
Dickinson, North Dakota 58601

Public Safety Center – Future home of the Dickinson Police Department and the Dickinson Fire Department. 2475 State Avenue North Dickinson, ND 58601

St. Joseph’s Hospital and Health Center

2500 Fairway Street
Dickinson, ND 58601

**EMERGENCY ROOM ENTRANCE off of Empire Road on the northwest corner of the complex**

Dickinson Fire Department
25 2nd Ave W, Dickinson, ND 58601
(701) 456-7625