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Latest News from Sumner Police

2022 Legislative Agenda

Sumner’s 2022 Legislative Agenda highlights ours city’s needs from the State of Washington including support for transportation projects, climate change & salmon recovery and police reform.

20mph: 6am-4pm in Sumner School Zones

20 mph speed limit in school zones

$10k Bonus for Lateral Police Hires

Come join our team! Check out all the great lateral incentives we are offering: Lateral Incentives: $10,000 dollar hiring bonus paid in two increments (50% at hire and 50% upon successful completion of 12 month probationary period) 40 hour starting sick leave bank 40 hour starting management leave bank Starting […]

Chief Moericke Explains Changes to Policing

In the 2021 Legislative Session, the State of Washington passed many bills that change policing in cities like Sumner. At the June 28 Council Study Session, Chief Moericke provided an overview of these changes and how they affect Sumner Police. You can watch his briefing on YouTube.
Body Worn Camera

Body-Worn Cameras

Why would Sumner Police invest in a BWC program?

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Emergencies: 911
Non-Emergency / Dispatch: (253) 287-4455 or (800) 562-9800
Administrative Offices: 253-863-6384
Tips: 253-299-5678
FAX:  253-299-5669
Animal Control: 253-299-PETS (7387)

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From City of Pacific: they're closing their portion of Stewart Road (8th St) fully from Feb 7 to March 4 from Valentine Rd (136th in Sumner) to our bridge over the river. Still waiting for an official detour route but huge impact. #TrafficAlert More: https://sumnerwa.gov/pacifics-stewart-road-closure/
Sumner Police Department
Sumner Police Department
This week we received training on how to utilize our new Body Worn Cameras and rolled our our new Body Worn Camera system program to our Officers. Learn more about Body Worn Cameras through the link below. There is also a form to ask questions and a copy of our Policy for your review.

Sumner Police Department
Sumner Police Department
The basketball court at Rainier View Park will be closed today, from 11 AM – 4 PM. A geotechnical firm is coming to dig some test pits around the basketball court for the design of the new covered court!
Sumner Police Department
Sumner Police Department
With updates coming soon for Seibenthaler Park and the new Bennett property, what feature has you most excited?

- Dog Park ?
- Spray Area ?
- Fitness Stations ?
- Something else?

Take the quick, 2-question survey: https://connects.sumnerwa.gov/embeds/projects/11288/survey-tools/10798
Sumner Police Department
Sumner Police Department
Today is National Compliment Day, and we wanted to share with you our Thank You board. It is overflowing with notes of thanks, awesome pictures drawn just for us and compliments! It truly means so much to us to receive these tokens of appreciation from our community. So on National Compliment Day, we just have to say Sumner is amazing! Thank you to all of our community members who make our job all that more rewarding. You rock!
Sumner Police Department
Sumner Police Department
Graffiti isn't cool. It is a crime. We have had multiple issues this week dealing with tagging around town, especially in Seibenthaler Park. If you see someone defacing property with graffiti, please report it

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