About 40 full-time officers staff the Kent Police Department on a 24-hour-a-day basis.
The department is…More located in the city's Safety Administration Building and is accessible via a single door at the southwestern corner of the building off Day Street. A small lobby with enough room for about four people and offers access to the police dispatchers and records clerks.
Parking, which is located between the police and fire stations and is accessed off Day Street, is limited, so attendants of the monthly neighborhood watch meetings are permitted to park at the city hall complex off South DePeyster Street.
This Kent Service Department garage complex spans several acres adjacent to Plum Creek Park and also includes a…More service building and refueling station at the corner of Mogadore Rd. and Cherry St.
The complex houses the maintenance division, salt storage, yard waste transfer site and dog impound kennel.
The yard waste transfer site is open to residents, but hours change seasonally. For hours, contact the service department.
The remaining facilities are employee-use only and are not front offices available to residents. The service department front office is located at 930 Overhold Rd. in the Kent Community Development Department building.
Residents are permitted to inspect dogs held at the impound kennel but must contact the Kent Police Department to retrieve an impounded animal.