Cedar Falls Police Department

  • Agency: Cedar Falls Police Department
  • Address: 220 Clay St., Cedar Falls, 50613 IA
  • Chief: Jeff Olson (Chief of Police)
Phone: (319) 291-2515
Fax: (319) 273-8619

Cedar Falls Police Department is located at 220 Clay St., Cedar Falls, 50613 IA. The Chief of Police of the department is Jeff Olson. The Cedar Falls Police Department phone number is (319) 291-2515.

Cedar Falls Police Department News

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER—City of Cedar Falls is seeking candidates for 3-3-18 testing. Starting pay: $51,064; cert. officers begin at Step II $56,374. Post-offer pre-employment physical exam, drug screen, background check & polygraph required. See posting at www.cedarfalls.com/jobs Materials deadline: 2-8-18 at 4:30 pm. Equal Opportunity Employer

Did you lose a bicycle in 2017? To view the list of bikes found in Cedar Falls last year please visit www.cedarfalls.com/FoundProperty.

Numerous found property items from around the city are dropped off at the police department each year. Cedar Falls police are attempting to reunite these lost items with their owners. To view the updated list of found property visit www.cedarfalls.com/FoundProperty.

Update...Lucy has been located and is safe! Thank you to everyone for spreading the word so quickly.

UPDATE - Lucy has been located and is home safe. The Cedar Falls Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate a missing teenager. 14-year-old Lucy Guynn was last seen at Holmes Jr. High on Friday, January 5th, 2018. Lucy is a white female, 5'08", 110 lbs., with short, sandy-blonde hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black leather trench coat, black leather leggings, black shoes with white laces, and she wears glasses. If anyone has seen Lucy, or has any knowledge of her wear-a-bouts, please call the Cedar Falls Police Department at 319-273-8612.

PRESS RELEASE: The Cedar Falls Police Department will participate in the I-PLEDGE program to help keep tobacco, alternative nicotine, and vapor products out of the hand of Cedar Falls youth. In the near future we will be doing compliance checks at all establishments with a tobacco license. For details visit www.cedarfalls.com/i-pledge.

Please make wise decisions tonight and don’t drink and drive!

Merry Christmas from our records unit. They will be closed December 25th & 26th as well as January 1st & 2nd. Safe travels to everyone hitting the roads!

The Cedar Falls Police Department took multiple reports of a suspicious door to door salesman yesterday. Every solicitor needs to have a peddler's license registered with the City. Please feel free to ask them if they are registered and report anything suspicious to us - (319) 273-8612.

Good luck to all our Public Safety applicants today!

Congratulations Officer Madsen on your graduation from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy. Officer Madsen has begun his first phase of field training on first shift patrol.

Good luck to the applicants testing with us today! This is part of their 1.5 mile run.

Thank you US Cellular for the goodies today!

We would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving. Just a reminder Thursday and Friday are city Holidays, which means our records department will be closed. Of course our officers will be here to serve you. Safe travels to everyone hitting the road!

A positive update for everyone. We are glad the family could come to the Cedar Falls Police Department and be reunited with everyone involved in this case. #manahlstrong

It was one week ago tonight. Please call our investigators if you have any information. Our phone number is 319-273-8612.

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER—City of Cedar Falls is seeking candidates for 12-2-17 testing. Starting pay: $51,064; cert. officers begin at Step II $56,374. Post-offer pre-employment physical exam, drug screen, background check & polygraph required. See posting at www.cedarfalls.com/jobs Materials deadline: 11-15-17 at 4:30 pm. Equal Opportunity Employer

Cedar Falls Police Investigate Shooting Incident near the College Hill On November 11th, 2017 at approximately 12:45 AM, Cedar Falls officers were dispatched to the College Hill Area after a report of shots being fired. While checking the area, officers located a gunshot victim in the 2300 block of Olive St. The victim was transported to an area hospital. Approximately one hour later, officers were notified of a second gunshot victim, who was taken to an area hospital by private vehicle. The first victim was identified as 18 year old Alex Michael Bullerman of Waterloo. Alex Bullerman died at the hospital from a single gunshot wound. The second victim was identified as 18 year old Dylan James Gehrke from Waterloo. Gehrke was treated for a single gunshot wound and was released from the hospital this morning. This case is still under investigation at this time. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Cedar Falls Police Department at 273-8612. The Cedar Falls Police Department has been assisted by the Black Hawk County Sheriff’s Office, the Iowa State Patrol, Waterloo Police Department and the University of Northern Iowa Police Department during this incident. More information will be released as it becomes available.

New list for January–December 2016 now available at www.cedarfalls.com/foundproperty.

At last night's City Council meeting our newest officer was sworn in. We would like to welcome Officer Preston Russell to the force.

Don't forget to turn your clocks back on Saturday night!