Olathe Police Department

  • Agency: Olathe Police Department
  • Address: 501 Old 56 Highway, Olathe, 66061 KS
  • Chief: Steve Menke (Chief of Police)
Phone: 913-971-7500
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Olathe Police Department is located at 501 Old 56 Highway, Olathe, 66061 KS. The Chief of Police of the department is Steve Menke. The Olathe Police Department phone number is 913-971-7500.

Olathe Police Department News

Happy #wagwednesday! All these awesome pets are ready to be adopted from the Olathe Animal Shelter, located at 505 E Sunvale. Click on each pictures for more details and share this post so they can all find new homes!

We always have a great time when we visit Kid's Place at Grace Preschool and KDO. The kids learned about being an officer, calling 911, and all the things they can do to be safe. Thanks for having us!

We had the honor of presenting medals at the Special Olympics Kansas Unified Sports Basketball Tournament this weekend. Congratulations to all the participants!

UPDATE 1:00 PM : Spruce is back open! TRAFFIC ALERT: Spruce Street bridge is closed as we work to remove a vehicle & have BNSF Railway inspect for damage. Will update when open.

Great reminder from our friends City of Olathe Fire Department to check your smoke detectors and replace the batteries this weekend. Remember to "Fall Back" this Sunday morning and change your clocks too.

We love getting pictures of these future officers from Halloween! If your little one dressed up as an officer, we'd love to see it! Send it to us and we will post them all next week.

Captain Roland went to Olathe Public Schools Scarborough Elementary yesterday for Careers on Wheels. What a fun time talking with the students about law enforcement, and of course our cars!

We have some adorable pups and kittens available for this weeks #wagwednesday! All are ready to be adopted from the Olathe Animal Shelter, located at 505 E Sunvale. Click on each photo for more details and share their pictures so they can all find new homes!

It's sunrises like this that make getting up and out of bed early totally worth it.

Officer Mason stopped by OPD Headquarters to say hi before going trick or treating. Another future officer in the making.

‪Good time tonight at scout night at City of Olathe, KS Government City Hall ‬

Oscar is back and this time he's helping us with Halloween Safety. We hope everyone has a safe and Happy Halloween!

REMINDER: The Rx Take back is tomorrow from 10AM to 2PM at Olathe Police Headquarters.

We've gone to the dogs for this weeks #wagwednesday! All these dogs are available to adopt from the Olathe Animal Shelter, located at 505 E Sunvale. Click on each photo for more details and share their pictures so they can all find new homes!

Yesterday we visited Olathe Family YMCA ELC classes, and talked with them about being a police officer, calling 911, and safety. We ended the visit by checking out the car. Thanks for having us!

News Release: Aggravated Battery

Congrats to Officer Mills and K9 Axel for finishing 3rd in the Narcotics competition at the 2017 National Police Canine Association Training and Trials which was held this past Saturday in Kansas City, MO.

To prevent pill abuse and theft, rid your home of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to the Olathe Police Department located at 501 E. 56 Highway on Saturday, October 28th from 10AM to 2PM. This service is free and anonymous, no questions asked. (Pills and Patches Only, as the DEA cannot accept liquids, needles, or sharps) For more information or to find a drop off location near you please visit. https://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drug_disposal/takeback/index.html Olathe Health Hy-Vee Hy-Vee

Kenzie needed photos that represent her hometown for a dance academy in California, and wanted to get a picture with her pal Officer Smith. Good luck in California Kenzie!! Olathe Dance Center Olathe Public Schools

Its that time again, it's #wagwednesday! All these adorable pets are available for adoption from the Olathe Animal Shelter, located at 505 E Sunvale. Click on each photo for more details, and share their pictures so they can all find new homes!

It's School Bus Safety Week and we along with the Kansas Department of Transportation and Olathe Public Schools want to remind you to: 1. Never pass a school bus with the stop arm is out and red lights are flashing. 2. Slow down 3. Watch out for children.

Don't be scared, adopt a black cat from the Olathe Animal Shelter today. Happy Friday the 13th.

For the last 4 weeks Olathe Public Schools Community Collaboration Class has come to the station to learn all about the police department and being safe. They had some great guest speakers like Sgt Bonney and Officer Flachsbarth and his K9 partner Zura.