General Information


The Dubuque Police Department continues its tradition of professionalism and excellence through its voluntary participation in the accreditation process as administered by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies, CALEA.

Annual Reports

The Dubuque Police Department maintains many records and statistics. The records are a mix of publicly available information and confidential information. For detailed records or specific information, people can contact the department, but the most commonly requested data can be located here:

2020 Annual Report

2019 Annual Report

2018 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

Code of Ethics

All employees of the Dubuque Police Department strive to serve and protect members of the community.  The Law Enforcement Code of Ethics provides guidance to achieving that mission.

Organizational Chart

Dubuque Police Department organizational chart.


Due to high demand and strict operational security, the Dubuque Police Department cannot fulfill requests for patches.