Public Safety Services

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The mission of the Cedar Falls Public Safety Department is to enhance the quality of life, safety, and security of our community.

The City of Cedar Falls is proud to present the Cedar Falls Public Safety Special Report: 2021-2025. It includes the future goals of the department for the next four years. 

Citizens can view the report by clicking this link. 

Report a Crime Online

You can now report crimes online at The online submission form allows for the reporting of crimes such as credit card fraud, harassment, theft, and minor vehicle accidents on private property. It is not for emergencies or crimes in progress. In an emergency situation always call 911.

Stay Updated

To keep up to date with current events and news related to Public Safety Services, follow us on Facebook @CFPublicSafety. (You do not have to have a Facebook account to view this public Facebook page.)

You can also find us on Instagram @cedar_falls_public_safety

To file a complaint about how an incident was handled, please print the following and return in person to the Public Safety Center located at 4600 South Main Street. 
Cedar Falls Police Divison - Citizen Complaint Form