Police Department

Welcome to the Wabasha Police Department

The Wabasha Police Department is a community orientated police agency which aims its primary focus on the safety of its citizens, neighborhoods, and roads. The Wabasha Police Department is staffed by five full time Police Officers and an administrative assistant under the direction of Police Chief Jim Warren. The Police Department has a Police Reserve unit dedicated to helping the communities and the officers.

The Department is active in many programs including Safe and Sober, Towards Zero Deaths, Operation ID, Community Watch (Includes house checks), and Bike Safety. In addition, the department works collaboratively with City, County, State Agencies and community organizations to maximize resources and security while heightening citizen engagement in safety and crime-related issues.

Police Department Staff:

Joe Stark, Police Chief
(651) 565-3261
Heidi Johnson, Administrative Assistant
[email protected]

Randy Wagoner, Police Sergeant

Eric Christenson, Patrol Officer

Dan Metcalf, Patrol Officer/School Liaison Officer

Ben Swanson, Patrol Officer

Rob Venz, Patrol Officer

Amanda Ferguson, Part Time Patrol Officer

Mike Becklund, Part Time Patrol Officer

Police Reserves:

  • Captain Brian Sylvester
  • Reserve Officer Harry Lager
  • Reserve Officer Al Nelson