Police Department

Department Principles


We are committed to providing quality service by treating people as we would want to be treated ourselves.  Our goal is to build and maintain high quality customer service.


We will hold ourselves accountable through our actions and omissions and realize no one is above the law.


We are committed to strive towards excellence in every area.  We understand we work for the community members and we have a strong desire to build relationships with them.


It takes everyone in the community to control crime and we will continue to work together to make this happen.

Services that we perform and programs we offer:

Crime Statistics- annual

Crime Hotline


Records Request


Press Releases

Crime Prevention Tips

Animal Control

Motor Vehicle Inspections

CPTED (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design)

Service that we perform and programs we offer that receive the most calls:

Press Releases

Crime Hotline


Records Request

Service that we do not perform or programs that we do not offer, but receive calls:

Receive phone calls from people inquiring about phone numbers for others, such as DMV, County offices and City offices. 

Contact Us

  1. Chester Pinkston

    Chief of Police

    Chris Head

    Deputy Chief of Police

    Liberal Police Department

    325 N. Washington Avenue
    Liberal, KS 67901

    Mailing Address

     P.O. Box 2199
     Liberal, KS 67905

    Phone: 620-626-0140

    Emergency: 911

    Office Hours:
     Monday - Friday
     8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
     (Excluding Holidays)  
    Staff Directory