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Police Department

For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1

Non-Emergency Phone Number:  816.741.7973

Option 1:  Duty Officer

Option 2:  Investigation

Option 3:  General Voicemail

Option 4:  General Court Information


Non-Emergency Contact

On behalf of all the men and women of the Platte Woods Police Department we welcome you to our webpage.  As Police Chief, it is an honor to serve with the dedicated men and women of this department.  Our dedication to community policing has always been a basic tenant.  With our residents and community partners we stand against crime and those influences that threaten the high quality of life we enjoy.

Chief Jim Kerns

It is the mission of the Platte Woods Missouri Police Department to provide excellent community and law enforcement services to our citizens and the public.  We will continually work to improve public perception by positive citizen interaction, integrity, education, creative strategies and partnerships. 

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Random Acts of Kindess!

This group of young ladies dropped by City Hall this afternoon as a "random act of kindness." They brought donuts for our officers!