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On behalf of the Des Moines Police Burial Association and the Des Moines Police Bargaining Unit Association, we welcome you to our website. DMPS0911 is a joint venture between the aforementioned organizations, aimed at bringing the residents we serve closer to their police and fire departments. We are very excited to offer live fire and police dispatch monitoring on this website. Click on and listen to police and fire radio traffic on your computer's audio system. The service runs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our combined police and fire dispatch center processes over 650,000 calls for service every year resulting in 250,000 trips. Close to 70,000 actual police and fire cases are generated.

You are the eyes and ears of the Des Moines Police. Citizen assistance is critical to the timely and efficient operation of public safety operations. Des Moines police officers thank you for helping us protect life and property in the city of Des Moines.

Thanks for logging on. We hope that you visit us often and that you find your tour of the Des Moines Police Departments informative and entertaining! Please support the businesses that helped make this website a reality. Their assistance was key on the creation of

Remember that when news happens and it involves Des Moines police or fire, you can listen to events on our website and watch it on KCCI Channel 8, WHO Channel 13, WOI Channel 5, and KDSM Fox 17. Be sure to set your car radio dial to 93.3 on the FM dial every Friday morning and listen to KIOA's "Cop-Talk" with Max and Polly!


Chief of Police
Burial Association Mission Statement

It is my pleasure to welcome you to  I am pleased you are seeking information about the Des Moines Police Department. I think one of the best features of the site is the ability to listen to our Communications Unit in real time.


Des Moines Police Burial Assoc.

It's Purpose..........The Object

The Association shall be named and known as the Des Moines Police Burial Association.  Organized for the Promotion and Welfare of its Members during their lifetime and defrayment of expenses incidental to their burial at death.

Extra Duty Officer Information
Police Union Mission Statement

Contact Information

Pat Hickey

Office: 515-720-2529 (voice mail)


 The Des Moines Police Bargaining Unit Association recognizes the need of private employers who wish to engage professional law enforcement peace officers to provide for immediate on-site law enforcement action. The membership of this association, in partnership with public entities, private business, and the individual public, endeavors to meet the need for quality professional supplementary extra duty on-site law enforcement peace officers.      

To insure a secure working environment as well as maintaining and enhancing the economic welfare of the organized members of the Des Moines Police Department. To protect our members against any situations deemed contractually unacceptable. Also, to constantly strive to improve membership unity.

We are excited to have been given the opportunity to inform you of our mission. The Internet affords us the luxury of telling you the facts without the media's perception and interpretation.

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