PO Box 163, Ellsworth, KS 67439
Fax (785) 472-5878
24 hours a day,
7 days a week
The Ellsworth Police Department is a 24-Hour full service law enforcement agency.
Each division incorporates necessary functions to keep the department running smoothly. These divisions include:
Accreditation and Certification
Background and Recruiting
School Resource Officer
The Ellsworth Police Department’s general business office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m and closed on designated Holidays. During general business hours citizens and visitors may obtain copies of reports, make residence vacation check requests and obtain general assistance. If you need to report a non-emergency please call dispatch at (785) 472-4416. If you have an emergency or crime in progress please dial 911.
The Ellsworth Police Department is dedicated to excellent police service through partnerships that reduce crime, create a safe environment, build trust, and enhance the quality of life in our community. We are committed to delivering quality service in a proactive, effective, responsive, and professional manner.
As employees of the Ellsworth Police Department, we accept the obligation to lead, serve, and honor the community and each other by standing for the following values:
isdom. We will be dedicated to enhancing our knowledge and training to enable ourselves to make the right decisions.
thics. Honesty and truth will be the standard in all our actions with the community and each other.
ourage. We will uphold and follow the law in the face of fear, danger, and temptation even if it requires sacrifice.
ccountability. We will create an environment that demands compliance with the spirit and letter of the code of conduct.
espect. It is our duty to treat each other and all those we serve with professionalism, compassion, and empathy.
fficiency. We will be good stewards of the taxpayers’ money entrusted to us. We will work hard for the salary we are paid and ensure that expenditures are for the purpose of enhancing public safety and improving our operational effectiveness.