Ottumwa, IA Police

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Ottumwa, Iowa Jail and Mugshot Information

Ottumwa is a city in Wapello County, Iowa. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.53 square miles (42.81 sq. km). The City of Ottumwa had a population of approximately 25,023 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Ottumwa, Iowa is Tom Lazio. Tom Lazio can be contacted at (641) 683-0600 (Office) or (641) 682-5502 (Home) and by email at

Tom Lazio, Mayor
Ottumwa City Mayor’s Office
City of Ottumwa
2301 N. Court St.
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Phone: (641) 683-0600 (Office) or (641) 682-5502 (Home)

Ottumwa City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Ottumwa: 340.2; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Ottumwa: 252.6; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Ottumwa, Iowa:

  • The overall crime rate in Ottumwa is 115% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 16.14 daily crimes that occur in Ottumwa.
  • Ottumwa is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Ottumwa you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Ottumwa has increased by 42%.

Ottumwa, Iowa Police Station Information

Ottumwa Police Department

The Ottumwa Police Department has 36 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 24,800 people.

Tom McAndrew, Chief of Police
Ottumwa Police Department
Joint Law Enforcement Center
330 W. Second St.
Ottumwa, Iowa 52501
Email: (Chief) or (Department)
Phone: (641) 683-0661
Fax: (641) 683-4584
Emergency: 911

Ottumwa Police Dept

Wapello County Sheriff’s Office

The Wapello County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Ottumwa, Iowa.

Donald L. Phillips, Sheriff
Wapello County Sheriff’s Office
330 W 2nd St
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Phone: (641) 684-4350
Fax: (641) 682-1414
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday

Wapello County Sheriff

Wapello County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Wapello County Jail
330 W 2nd St
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Phone: (641) 684-4350

Visitations Hours at Wapello County Jail:

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm, Monday – Thursday

Wapello County Jail

Police Records Request in Ottumwa, Iowa

We have not found any police records information on Ottumwa. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Public Records Request Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the City Clerk’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

Public Records Request Form:

Ottumwa Records Request

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Chris Reinhard, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Ottumwa
Ottumwa City Hall
105 E. Third St.
Ottumwa, Iowa 52501
Phone: (641) 683-0620
Fax: (641) 683-0613
Hours: M – F, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Ottumwa City Clerk

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