The Atlantic Police Department consists of seven Patrolmen, two Lieutenants, two Sergeants and the Chief of Police. The department is supported and assisted by a unit of reserve officers.

Two secretaries / dispatchers take calls as well as organizing and distributing the massive amounts of paperwork generated by the officers.

The department serves approximately 7,200 citizens and is the county seat of Cass County. The City of Atlantic is located six miles south of Interstate 80 half way between Des Moines, Iowa and Omaha, Nebraska.

The Atlantic Police Department has no specialty units, officers must be proficient in all area of law enforcement. Many officers do have special training in specific areas, which is utilized when the need arises.

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The Atlantic Police Department is currently taking applications for the position of a full time Patrolman. Applications are due back by February 8, 2019 by 1600 hours. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE POSITION.
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