The Jefferson Police Department was started in 1885 and provides safety services for all Jefferson Village Residents. The department has a staff of five full time officers and up to 20 auxiliary officers.

The department provides assistance 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Residents are welcome to call the department for assistance at any time for any situation.

“We especially want the seniors to know they can call us any time. No situation is too small,” said Police Chief Wassie.

To contact the office call 911 or 576-0010. Department headquarters are located near the intersection of East Jefferson and South Market Streets.