Police Department



Dial: 911

24 Hour Non-Emergency Police Dispatch

Tel: 636-939-9966

Police Department Office
9 am - 5 pm; Monday - Friday

Tel: 636-498-6464

Crime Tip Hotline
636-498-6464 X 210

The Cottleville Police Department has established a "Crime Tip Hotline" for any information related to a criminal incident. Callers may remain anonymous if desired.  If the call is related to any incident in progress please hang up immediately and dial "911" or for all non-emergency incidents dial the Cottleville Police Dispatch Center at 636- 939-9966.

Our Mission

"As the Chief of Police, I promise our police department's mission and our officer’s mission, is to defend, protect, and serve the quality of life in the City of Cottleville for our residents, businesses, churches and visitors.

On behalf of the men and women of the Cottleville Police Department, it is my sincere pleasure to welcome you to our virtual home. Please take time to explore our website and please let me know if there is anything the Cottleville Police Department can do to serve you."

Stephen James, Chief of Police
Steven James

Chief of Police
Cottleville Police Department

Our Core Values

Reverence for the Law

Unwavering support of the freedoms and rights guaranteed to all persons in the Constitution.

Integrity & Respect

A pledge to hold ourselves to the highest legal, moral and ethical standards. We believe in treating every person with dignity and respect.

Personal Courage

Ever ready to face fear, danger or adversity both physical and mental.

Excellence through improvment

We will strive to be at the “tip of the spear”, leading change, never satisfied with the status quo.

Police Reports

Police Reports are $10 - Requests are mailed to our Records Clerk:

5490 Fifth Street
Cottleville, Mo 63304.

Melissa Haro, Records Clerk - [email protected]

Vicki Shope, Records Clerk - [email protected]

Interested in volunteering?

The Cottleville Police Department is actively seeking volunteers between the ages of 18-21 to serve in the police corp.

Test My Teen Kits
Free For Cottleville Residents with special voucher code 6F6K1