The Department consists of a chief of police, 12 officers and 7 other staff members. It is the duty of the chief of police and all sworn law enforcement personnel to preserve good order, peace and quiet throughout the city as provided by law. They have the power to make arrest under proper process on view of any offense against the laws of the state of Kansas or the laws of the city.
The Chief of Police oversees the proper and efficient conduct of the department.
Duties of the Police Department:
The Pratt Police Department works closely with the Municipal Court and the Pratt County Sheriff's Department.
The Police Department enforces all laws of the State and the City including Animal Control.