Police Department

Responsibilities

The Sterling Police Department serves the community by protecting citizens and property, preventing crime, enforcing laws, and maintaining order. Our Department's main goal is to contribute to the quality of life in Sterling.

The Sterling Police Department is comprised of 5 sworn full-time police officers that cover the residential and commercial areas around our City.

Goals

The main goal of the Sterling Police Department is to create and maintain a safe, secure environment for all Sterling citizens. We strive to accomplish this goal through proactive community programs designed to prevent crime as well as efficient, thorough investigations of crimes committed.

  1. Derrick Ploutz

    Chief of Police

  2. Sterling Police Department

    Physical Address
    118 N. Broadway
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 287
    Sterling, KS 67579

    Phone: (620) 278-2100
    Fax: (620) 278-3516
    Emergency: 9-1-1

    Hours
    24 hours a day,
    7 days a week