Public Awareness / Education:
The mission for every member of this department is to consistently seek and find ways to affirmatively promote, preserve and deliver a feeling of security, safety and quality service to members of our community.
To fulfill this mission, the West Plains Police Department is committed to providing
professional and effective police services to the citizens of West Plains. The department
is currently comprised of 21 full-
Welcome to the West Plains Missouri Police Department
This page includes recent West Plains Police Department and community media releases. Documents in PDF format require Adobe Reader.
As you know, crime is on the increase in most large U.S. cities. It is also becoming more prevalent in small communities. Thinking that it can only happen to someone else and doing nothing to prepare yourself or take precautionary measures in case makes you the perfect victim criminals are looking for.
The West Plains Police Department occasionally finds it appropriate to ask for public help. We do this with caution, realizing we must protect innocent persons, and not unnecessarily intrude on any person's rights.
This list is intended for reference only and no liability is assumed or implied for names which may appear herein. Please request information from the West Plains Police Department regarding official warrant information.