The Wentzville Police Department (WPD) is comprised of 78 Commissioned Law Enforcement professionals along with 21 full time and several part time support staff employees. Chief Paul West leads the agency which is comprised of two Divisions: Support Services and Field Operations. Captain Leon Burton commands the Bureau of Support Services and Captain Kevin Pyatt commands the Bureau of Field Operations.
The Field Operations Division is made up of all Road Patrol Platoons, Canine officers and the Corrections Division. Road Patrol Officers are the backbone of the WPD and serve the community at large by responding to a variety of calls for service, while combining a proactive approach to crime prevention by actively patrolling neighborhoods and business areas.
The Support Services Division consists of all supporting functions of the police department. Encompassed in this Division are the Records Section, Communications Center, Special Services Section (traffic bureau, school resource officers, business/residential Liaison, D.A.R.E., and Animal Control/Park Rangers), Detective Bureau, as well as all training, recruiting, public information and professional standards functions.
Our Mission Statement:
"The Wentzville Police Department is dedicated to delivering Constitutionally sound, superior law enforcement services with professionalism; ensuring citizens peacefully and safely enjoy their lives, building strong partnerships and relationships with residents, visitors, and businesses in the City of Wentzville while demanding the officers who serve and the staff that supports does so with the utmost pride, unmatchable courage and unwavering integrity."
Our Vision Statement:
To ensure Wentzville remains a safe city to live, work, play and grow.
Please contact us at any time at:
1019 Schroeder Creek Blvd., Wentzville, MO 63385
Emergency: 9-1-1 Dispatch Non-Emergency line: (636) 327-5105