Police Department

Police Services

Our service consists of three divisions: operation, investigations, and administration. We have a staff of 12 full-time employees and 9 volunteer staff. We strive to provide pro-active and prudent law enforcement and public safety services to the citizens of Colville. Our organization provides the citizens of Colville with 24 hours, 7 days a week, 365 days a year Police services.


To be a highly effective and efficient police service.


The primary mission of the Colville Police Department is to coordinate and lead efforts within the community to preserve the public peace, protect the rights of persons and property, prevent crime and provide assistance to persons in urgent situations.

Guiding Principles

We have integrity. We are bound by the highest standards of ethical conduct. As role models, we exemplify honesty and good character, instilling community trust.

We are professional. We are well-trained, competent, knowledgeable employees who demonstrate the highest level of performance, working in partnership with the community.

We show respect. We treat everyone with dignity, courtesy and compassion.

We are fair. We treat employees and members of the community equitably while valuing our community’s diversity. We are consistent and impartial in protecting the constitutional rights of all.

Colville Police
Robert C. Meshishnek
Chief of Police

City Police Department
147 E. Astor
Colville, WA 99114

(509) 684-2525

Animal Control:
(509) 684-3131

(509) 684-2653

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


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City of Colville
170 S Oak, Colville, WA 99114
Phone: (509) 684-5094  |  Email Us
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