Police Department

Police Department

Welcome to our Department

The Rock Springs Police Department is an agency comprised of 46 sworn officers, 2 canine officers, 2 animal control officers and 11 support services personnel. Our officers participate in a variety of specialized programs including:

  • Detectives
  • Canine Unit
  • Tactical Response Team
  • Street Crimes Unit
  • Critical Accident Team
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Bicycle Patrol
  • School Resource Officers

 

Our History

The Rock Springs Police Department was established in the early 1900’s, shortly after Rock Springs was incorporated as a city in 1888. Below is a slideshow of the department through the many years of policing our wonderful community. 

 

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  • Medicine Donation Program
    Spread the word - Stop Before You Drop - DONATE !!
  • Pharmaceutical Take Back Box
    Citizens looking to dispose of excess and expired prescription and over-the-counter medications can now visit the safe and secure permanent drop off location at 221 C Street, Rock Springs Police Department (RSPD) lobby, Rock Springs, WY.
  • Emergency Notification System
    Sweetwater County Emergency Management has acquired a CityWatch notification system. allows us to make mass notifications during an emergency. Authorized personnel will be able to draw a circle on a map and everyone in the included area will be call...
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Contact Us

Dwane Pacheco
Dwane Pacheco,
Chief of Police

221 C St
Rock Springs, WY 82901
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