Welcome to the official Facebook page for the Altoona Iowa Police Department.
Altoona Police Mission Statement
The Altoona Police Department will work in partnership with the community to reduce the fear and incidence of crime, to enhance the quality of life, and to render the highest standards and ethics of professional law enforcement.
Altoona Police Department Vision and Values
We will strive for the continuous development of Altoona as a model city – where people want to live, to conduct business and to visit. As a professional organization, we will use our talents to create and sustain a safe environment for all.
We are committed to upholding the public trust by serving the community with integrity, honesty, accountability and respect.
The purpose of this site is to present matters of public interest in the City of Altoona. We encourage you to submit comments, but please note that this is not a public forum. Comments posted to this page will be monitored. The Agency reserves the right to delete comments perceived by the agency to reference profanity, false information, obscene language, sexual content, threaten or defame any person or organization, promote illegal activity, commercial services or products, infringe on copyrights or trademarks or are not topically related to the particular posting, support or oppose political candidates, political organizations or ballot propositions.
Repeated violations of the Agency comment policy may cause the author to be blocked from the Agency Facebook page.
If you have an emergency or need to report a crime, please DO NOT post to our Facebook page. For emergencies call 911.