Burns Police Department

  • Agency: Burns Police Department
  • Address: 242 S Broadway Ave, Burns, 97720 OR
  • Chief: Rob Nou (Chief of Police)
Phone: 541-573-6781
Fax: 541-573-6775

Burns Police Department is located at 242 S Broadway Ave, Burns, 97720 OR. The Chief of Police of the department is Rob Nou. The Burns Police Department phone number is 541-573-6781.

Burns Police Department News

Please help the city prepare the cemetery for the upcoming holidays... Public Notice The City of Burns respectfully requests the public to please remove flowers and any decorations that are in the grass at the Burns Cemetery before Sunday, April 15th so that we might prepare for Mothers’ Day and Memorial Day. You may start decorating the graves May 8th. Please, no glass containers. Thank you for your help and consideration. City of Burns

The City of Burns is offering free dumpsters to help residents clean their properties between April 15, 2018, and June 30, 2018. We are offering 6 FREE 30 cubic foot dumpsters by application only. If you are interested in applying, fill out the application below and turn it in to the City of Burns. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Wz_9cAcWESwzPvMl9OxWoKuQUZE-tavplGtxP89v6Uc/edit?usp=sharing

THIS JUST IN- UPDATE: Vicente Barela has turned himself in and is currently in police custody.

UPDATED INFORMATION: We cannot release much information to the public regarding the Arson at the Burns Post Office at this time, but we wanted to inform everyone that we have identified a suspect in the case. The suspect is currently in police custody. We will update everyone with more details as the case progresses.

The Burns Police Department is seeking information relating to the fire that was set at the Burns Post Office last night. If you hear anything or you can give us any leads, contact us as soon as possible. This case is currently under investigation. Thank you.

The Burns Police Department located a stash of purses and a set of tire chains behind America's Best Inn earlier today. If you are missing a purse or a set of tire chains, let us know with a description and we'll get it back to you.

Male black lab mix with a purple collar, no tags. Found in Hines on Bennett. The dog is currently located at the Harney County Vet Clinic. If he belongs to you, please call them on Tuesday.

Update on the phone scammer post...

A PSA from our friends at the Harney County Sheriff's Office. We do not call people demanding money.

The Harney County District Attorney recently issued a Press Release regarding the death investigation of Albert Deiter.

Hey everyone, We have started seeing an increase in vehicle break-ins recently. Just a friendly reminder to keep your vehicles locked at night and take all of your valuables inside. This doesn't completely prevent your car from being broken into, but it definitely reduces the chances.

Highlights from the Christmas parade!

Just a quick heads up that S. Egan will be closed from Railroad Ave. to W. Pierce Street until tomorrow due to a traffic crash into a power pole.

The Burns Police Department would like to wish everyone a safe, happy Thanksgiving!!

The Burns Police Department would like to take this time to recognize and thank all of the men and women who have served or are currently serving this country in the US Armed Forces. #thankavet #veteransday

Just handing out candy on a Tuesday night. Happy Halloween everyone!!

HAPPY HALLOWEEN from the Burns Police Department. To all of the kids out trick or treating this evening, be safe, be seen, and have fun!

Hello everyone, We are seeking information as to who owns the purple bottle and can trailer that is parked at the Burns High School. There were some bottles and cans stolen from the trailer this morning. The suspects have been identified and are currently in custody.

Hello everyone, The Harney County District Attorney has issued a Press Release in regards to the Albert Deiter death investigation. This is all of the information that has been released at this time. We will do our best to keep you up to date.

Thank you to everyone who has liked and followed the Police Department page. We just hit 500 follows! Share the page with your friends and family to keep up with the latest from Burns PD. #nextstop1000

Hello everyone, The Burns Police Department would like to introduce its newest member, Reserve Officer Angelo Worley. Welcome aboard Angelo!

Earlier today a water ski was turned in to the department that was found on Foley Drive. If it belongs to you, contact us with a description and we will get it back to you. Thanks

Hey everyone! Can you guess what kind of guns these are? They look real, but they're actually bb guns. We've been finding people in town carrying these and a couple of them have been found in streets and alleyways. Remember, if you can't identify these as bb guns from a photo, police officers in the field can't either.