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 Osage Police Department Business office will be closed September 1st for Labor Day and September 3rd-5th. As always officers are available 24/7 by calling 641-732-3777 or 911 for an emergency.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Reminder for swimming pool restrictions 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

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Stop in and register your bikes for free at the Osage Police Department. Also, if you have had your bike stolen please report it to us as we have numerous bikes turned into us and we do not always know who they belong to. It might be yours!
  • Do you have a pet missing? Click here to check out Osage Vet's Facebook.  Pictures are posted of stray pets that have been dropped off.

Consumer Alerts & Press Releases
(updated 05/29/2014)


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