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Programs & Services
Get the details on pet licensing and restraint requirements.
Information about the Newton Police Department's Awards and Commendations Program.
Buddy Bear was first introduced on May 15, 1991 during Police Week. During this time, over 400 bears have been given out to children in distressing situations.
Child Safety Seat Inspections
The Newton Police Department has one National Child Passenger Safety Technician that can help you install your child's car seat correctly. Call (641) 791-0850 to make an appointment.
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Crime Free Multi-Housing Program
The Crime Free Multi-Housing Program was developed to assist property owners/managers in managing their properties. The program emphasizes cooperation among property owners, tenants and the City of Newton to help neighborhoods fight crime and disorder. It is our belief that by working together we can significantly reduce the negative impact crime has on our city.
Alert Iowa is the State of Iowa’s official emergency notification system. Through Alert Iowa, State and local officials are able to utilize a single, statewide notification system that provides local control of how and when to disseminate emergency and public safety messages to residents.
Information about fingerprinting services provided by the Newton Police Department available during regular business hours by appointment.
Submit a personnel complaint to the Newton Police Department leadership.
Online Police Reporting
Using this online citizen police reporting system allows you to submit a report immediately and print a copy of the police report for free.
The Newton Police Department offers Safety City for all kindergartners. Safety City is a miniature city that allows students to experience various traffic situations in a safe and protected manner.
Summer Youth Academy
The goal of the Summer Youth Police Academy is to promote youth interest in law enforcement as a career. To date, a total of 198 students have graduated from the Summer Youth Police Academy.
Vacation House Check
If your plans take you out of town or away from home for a period of time, please let the Newton Police Department know that your residence will be unoccupied while you are gone.
Victim Request for Registration
As a victim of a crime, you have several rights. You have the right to know if the offender is released or escapes from custody.
The Neighborhood is Watching Program
Learn more about the mobile security camera program.