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Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Columbia City Police Department to protect lives and property of the citizens we serve. We will strive to reduce crime, the fear of crime and use proactive and progressing planning to ensure citizens have a safe community to live, work or play. Officers of the Columbia City Police Department will conduct themselves with honor, integrity and high ethical standards while performing their duties.

About Us

We are located in Northeast Indiana, 20 miles west of Fort Wayne on U.S. 30. The Department was established in 1922 and consisted of only 3 officers. We currently employ 20 full-time officers, 1 civil and have 4 volunteer reserve officers. We proudly serve the residents of the City of Columbia City.

Happy Retirement to Officer Shad Hunter

Master Patrolman Hunter Officer Hunter served the community for 26 years

Welcome New Officers

Please help us welcome 3 new fulltime officers to the Columbia City Police Department.

Patrolman Metzger Patrolman Metzger

Patrolman FearnowPatrolman Fearnow

Patrolman MeeksPatrolman Meeks

These officers will be doing several hours of training at the department, on the road with field training officers and 16 weeks at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy. We are happy to have them join our team.

General Contact Information

112 S. Chauncey St.
Columbia City, IN 46725
Phone 260-248-5121
Fax 260-248-5126
Emergency 911

Administrative Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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