Police Department

Responsibilities & Services

It is the St. James Police Department’s goal to provide all those who live, work, and visit St. James with prompt, courteous, and professional service. The Police Department strives to reduce crime, disorder, and the fear of crime, providing for an enhanced quality of life. It is our initiative to partner with the community in addressing neighborhood problems by utilizing a community oriented-policing and problem-solving philosophy with reverence for the law and protection of the rights of all those we encounter.

Lost or Stolen Bicycles

Bicycles which are found abandoned in the city limits are turned over to the St. James Police Department. They are held by the department for a period of time, after which they are declared as excess property by the City Council and are sold to the highest bidder.

Report Suspicious Activity

Remember, you can report suspicious activity by phone, in person, or on our website 24 hours a day.