Osage Police Department
432 Main Street
Phone: 641-732-3777
Fax: 641-732-4483
General Inquiries: osagepd@osagepd.org

Our Mission Statement

The Osage Police Department is committed to protecting lives, property, and the right of all people. 
We will accomplish this by continuously providing all necessary police services unbiased and in a timely manner.  We strive to deliver courtesy and professionalism to every citizen we work with.  To maintain a proactive policing approach, we shall work closely with other criminal justice agencies, emergency service providers and most importantly, the community of Osage.

Events & Notices

  • The last Friday Night Out of the summer will be July 24th from 6-10. The Osage Police Department and our Animal Control Officer will be down at City Park with games, prizes, giveaways and we will have patrol vehicles and equipment for you to take a look at with your children.
    We hope to see you there!!

  • We have had several reports of home burglaries throughout Osage in the past week. These have happened during the overnight hours while some residents have been home. Please make sure you keep all your doors and windows locked even if you are home and report any suspicious people or incidents in your neighborhood. 641-732-3777.


  • We hope everyone is enjoying their summer break!! 
    Reminder on swimming pool requirements in the city limits of Osage:
    A swimming pool is any pool or open tank not located in an enclosed building and is filled greater than 1 1/2 feet. It does need to be fenced to prevent uncontrolled access by children from the street or adjoining properties. Such fence shall not be less than five (5) feet in height. 
    Osage Zoning Ordinance 18-4

    Pool Safety

  • With the warm temperatures and rain the lawn mowing season is upon us and below is a quick reminder for Osage residents:

    In accordance to Osage City Ordinance 50.02(10), It is your responsibility to not allow your grass/weeds/brush to grow above 9". If you are in violation, you will be served a notice by City Hall and after 5 days the City will take care of the nuisance and your property taxes will be assessed the cost. If you have any questions regarding this ordinance please call City Hall at 641-732-3709.

    Lawn Mowing

  • Have you signed up for the Mitchell County Alerts Emergency Notification System? Click HERE to sign up for texts, emails or a voice call. The City of Osage will also be utilizing this system for notifications.

  • Good Shepherd, Inc. in Mason City, Iowa provides a free Telephone Reassurance Program to all Senior Citizens in the surrounding counties including Mitchell County. Click here for more information.

  • Questions on your child's safety seat? Make an appointment with us today and Officer LaGue will show you how to install them correctly and answer any questions on Iowa laws.
    Here is another great source of information
    Parents Central for a Safer Car, sponsored by NHTSA
  • We have received numerous reports of nuisance type calls. If you would like that call traced you will need to do the following:

    After receiving the call - Hang up.

    Lift the headset, listen for dial tone and press *57.

    Listen for the 2 confirmation beeps and hang up.

    This stores the caller information in the switch and then you can contact the Osage Police Department.

Consumer Alerts & Press Releases
(updated 07/21/2015)



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