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Message from the Chief of Police

On behalf of all the officers and dispatchers employed by the Viroqua Police Department, I welcome you to our website.  This website was created to provide relevant information to you whether you are a Viroqua resident, business owner, a prospective applicant, or simply seeking information about our department through the Internet.  At this time, I also want to inform you that the Viroqua Police Department also has a Facebook Page that also provides the most up to date relevant information regarding the City of Viroqua.

We are proud that we are proactive in using innovative methods and technologies to provide the best law enforcement service possible to the citizens of Viroqua.  Please read our mission statement and vision statement, which are two philosophies that the Viroqua Police Department lives by.  I strongly believe that the cornerstone of a successful police department is their relationship with the community.  Without your assistance and support, we cannot be completely successful in our mission and vision statement.  Building trust and our community oriented policing program will only have a direct influence on our community as a whole.

I hope that the information contained here is helpful and assists you in your questions. The Viroqua Police Department is a 24 hour a day law enforcement agency, committed to upholding the laws and assisting citizens in every way possible, and if we can assist you in anyway, do not hesitate to contact us. – Rick Niedfeldt, Chief of Police




We strive to be a dynamic, continuously improving Police

Department devoted to providing the highest level of professional services

in making our community a safer and healthier place to live, work, and play.



The members of the Viroqua Police Department are dedicated and  

committed to serving all members of the community to the

 best of our ability and to improve the quality of life for all within our community. 


Our Purpose

To provide professional unbiased police services

that support our community and help it grow through the

reduction of crime and the fear it causes, while promoting a safe environment. 


Core Values

In fulfilling our mission, Officers will:

Value diversity

Always look for ways to improve ourselves and our services

Enforce laws and serve our community with respect and fairness

Share responsibility with citizens for improving safety and the quality of life.

Build trust and optimism within the community, with a goal of shared success.

Operate with the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, compassion, and honesty


Viroqua Police Department

1130 Nelson Parkway

Viroqua, WI 54665

Emergency : 911

Dispatch Center: 608-637-2121

Crime Stoppers: 608-637-8477 or 800-657-6868


Incident or Traffic Report Request

In order to request an Incident Report from the Viroqua Police Department, please email request to: [email protected] 

This request may take up to 10 Business Days to process. 


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