Huntington Police Department

  • Agency: Huntington Police Department
  • Address: 300 Cherry Street, Huntington, 46750 IN
  • Chief:
Phone: 260-358-2308
Fax: 260-358-2343

Huntington Police Department is located at 300 Cherry Street, Huntington, 46750 IN. The Huntington Police Department phone number is 260-358-2308.

Huntington Police Department News

Still thinking of a career in public safety? Don’t wait any longer! Apply with HPD today! Resumes will only be taken thru Friday at noon!

The Huntington Police Department is accepting resumes for the position of Police Officer thru November 9th, 2018 at 12:00 P.M. Resumes must be submitted to Director of Human Resources Ronda Smelser 300 Cherry St. Huntington, IN 46750. Resumes will also be accepted by e-mail to Benefits include: 49,000 Base Pay, Shift Differential Pay, Clothing Allowance, Take Home Car Program, PERF Retirement, 457 Match, Longevity Pay and many other competitive benefits! All eligible applicants will need to be available on November 18th, 2018 for the physical and written test. All qualifying applicants will receive more information in the mail. For a complete list of requirement and more information visit

Our first Citizen’s Academy graduates!

The homecoming parade for this evening has been canceled.

Congratulations to Reece Lefever and Jordan Corral! Tonight we attend their graduation from the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy! Looking forward to having them back to start the next 12 weeks of field training.

Road Closure notice!

Great article from the Herald Press on our ongoing citizens academy! Want to know more? Interested in the next class? Send us a message or give us a call!

HCCSC is closed today due to fog! Be safe everyone!

Schools will be running on a 2 hour delay!

**Update to incident at 1370 Evergreen Rd.** At approximately 6:00 P.M. Huntington Police Detectives and Officers arrested Cristian N. Shepperd at his Byron St. residence. Shepperd was transported to the Huntington County Jail without incident. At this time Shepperd is being held on charges of 1) Attempted Robbery a Level 3 Felony and 2) Battery with a deadly weapon a Level 5 Felony. The victim has been upgraded to stable condition and his name will not be released at this time. The investigation is ongoing.

Schools are running on a 2 hour delay due to fog! Drive safe!

At approximately 7:00 P.M. Officers responded to Evergreen Park located at 1370 Evergreen Rd. in regards to a stabbing. Upon arrival officers located 2 males in their mid 20's suffering from injuries. 1 male was airlifted from the scene to Parkview Regional Medical Center. The second male was taken to the Huntington Police Department Annex for further questioning. The Huntington Police Department was assised by Huntington County Sheriff's Department, Indiana State Police, Huntington County Prosecutor's Office, Huntington City Fire Department and Parkview Huntington Hospital.

Have questions about school safety procedures? Want to know how a decision is made on releasing information? Watch below! School Safety is a priority!

Tomorrow morning is the first day of school in Huntington County! Keep your eyes open for kids walking to school and watch the road for those school busses! Here’s to a safe 2018-2019 school year!

Lots of questions about our local fireworks ordinance. Please find what is enforced (to the best of our ability) below! No person within the corporate boundaries of the city shall use, ignite or discharge or permit to be used, ignited or discharged any type of consumer fireworks on any other day or time other than the following: (A) June 29, June 30, July 1, July 2, July 3, July 5, July 6, July 7, July 8, July 9, between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and two hours after sunset; (B) July 4 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 midnight; and (C) Between the hours of 10:00 a.m. on December 31 and 1:00 a.m. on January 1.

Have you been thinking of applying for the citizens academy? Interested in how your police agencies operate? Now is the time to get your application in! Don’t wait!

Today the Huntington Police Department swore in our 2 newest officers. Jordan Corral and Reece Lefever. They will depart for 15 weeks at the academy in 12 days! We are looking forward to their addition with our department.