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Stuart Police DepartmentStuart Police Department
121 E. Front St.
Stuart, IA 50250


Station: 515-523-1896
Dispatch: 641-747-2214
Fax: 515-523-2798

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The Stuart Police Department is a full service Police Department with 24/7 Police coverage. The Stuart Police Department serves an area of approximately 3 square miles, including a business district, industrial park, 3 public schools, and approximately 2 miles of Interstate 80. As well as responding to calls within the city limits of Stuart, the Stuart Police Department also responds to other areas of Guthrie, Adair and occasionally Dallas Counties to assist other agencies. Because of the close proximity, Stuart Officers are frequently called out to sections of Interstate 80 to respond to traffic complaints, stranded motorists and vehicle accidents.

The Stuart Police Departments main role is to provide safety and protection to the community of Stuart and to enforce Municipal, State and Federal Laws. Stuart Officers fill various roles and are responsible for carrying out various duties including but not limited to traffic enforcement, responding to calls for service, accidents, investigating crimes, providing community education, enforcing Municipal Codes, providing basic level first aid, and even catching dogs.

Mission Statement:

Stuart Police and Mercy OneWe the members of the Stuart Police Department are committed to being responsive to the community in the delivery of quality law enforcement services through a partnership with the community that promotes safe and secure streets and neighborhoods.  

We recognize our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to every individual.

The principal mission of the Stuart Police Department is to preserve the rights of citizens and reduce fear in the community through the prevention and detection of crime, protection of persons and property, maintain order in public places, and to anticipate and respond to events that threaten public order and the preservation of life and property.

We are wholeheartedly determined to protect and support the individual rights of each citizen, while at all times providing for the security of persons and property in the community.

Contact Us:


To contact the Stuart Police Department please call 515-523-1896. If immediate assistance is needed you may press #1 when prompted or hang up and dial the Guthrie County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch center at 641-747-2214. The Stuart Police Department is dispatched 24 hours a day 7 days a week by the Guthrie County Sheriffs Office.

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