Office of the Police Chief

Welcome to the Urbandale Police Department.

On behalf of the employees of the Urbandale Police Department and the City of Urbandale, welcome to our website.  The site will provide you with information about our department and our efforts to enhance public safety and maintain the quality of life for our community.  Our dedicated staff of sworn and civilian employees strive to meet our core value of “Service built on Integrity.”  

We are proud to be a CALEA (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies) accredited agency ensuring our personnel adhere to the best practices in law enforcement.  We are a responsive community oriented police department where safety, community relations, and customer service are top priorities. 

Please explore the site and learn how we stand ready to serve our community.


Rob Johansen

Chief of Police 

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    Chief Rob Johansen

    Police Chief

    Urbandale Police Department 

    3740 86th Street
    Urbandale, IA 50322

    Phone: 515-278-3938

    Hours (Except Holidays)
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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