Tama Police Department

  • Agency: Tama Police Department
  • Address: 305 Siegel Street, Tama , 52339 IA
  • Chief: Dan Wilkens (Chief of Police)

Tama Police Department is located at 305 Siegel Street, Tama , 52339 IA. The Chief of Police of the department is Dan Wilkens. The Tama Police Department phone number is (641) 484-2440.

Tama Police Department News

For those participating in this event today!!

South Tama Schools delayed 2 hrs 3-6-18

Tama Police and Fire were dispatched for a vehicle fire at STC Highschool. Vehicle is a loss and no injuries to report.

Round #2

Round #1

Remember help by not parking on the streets. Also remember if you do venture out use your headlights to help others see you. Make sure your windshield is 100% cleared of snow and frost.

Stay up to date as the storm gets closer.

Winter is not giving up. Make sure you and your vehicle are prepared

If you dont need to be out stay home. Roads are 100% covered and are slick. Viability is also greatly reduced.

watch the roads tonight. Side streets and side walks could change fast.

Its still early but remember to be prepared and ready. Watch for more updates with your weather channels.

Let the city know when and where you hear this. It should begin after 5pm.

Take extra time to get where your going. Temps are dropping fast.

Thank you to ALL other law enforcement!

The Tama Police Department wishes you a Happy New Year and remember if your going to celebrate have a sober driver!!See you in 2018!!


Stay in and stay warm this new years. Make sure your vehicles are ready for winter travels.

On Saturday 12/23/2017 Police were dispatched to the 200 block of West 4th street for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival officers found an adult male with multiple stab wounds. Tama Police at this time have arrested Dhuuh Hassan and charged him with Willful injury- causing serious injury and assault while displaying a dangerous weapon. Hassan is currently being held at the Tama County Jail. The victim was transported by Tama EMS to Marshalltown Unity Point ER and is in stable condition. Tama County Sheriff's Office along with Toledo Police assisted. The investigation is still on going.

Crews have the new emergency/weather siren in place. The new location is located at the skateboard park 9th/ McClellan streets. The location was determined by the company based on the geographic and best area for the citizens of Tama.