Special Services & Programs

  • Citizens Police Academy
    The Citizens Police Academy encourages partnerships between law enforcement and the community by allowing residents to participate in practical police training and education.
  • Commercial Security
    Overland Park Police want to help your business be as secure as possible.
  • Community Policing
    Community policing is about forming partnerships and working together to prevent crime and solve community problems.
  • Explorers Program
    The Explorers Program is an opportunity for the Police Department and the city to invest in the future by teaching boys and girls the ins and outs of police service.
  • Fingerprinting
    The Police Department offers fingerprinting services by appointment only, Tuesday through Thursday, to Overland Park residents.
  • Passenger Safety
    The Police Department is committed to a safe driving environment. We regularly inspect and install child safety seats.
  • Police Station Tours
    The Police Department happily offers tours by appointment only during the school year. 
  • Prescription Drug Collection Program
    The Police Department's goal is to help prevent and reduce illicit drug abuse. 
  • Request a Guest Speaker
    The Police Department receives hundreds of requests annually to speak to community groups on safety and security. 
  • School Resource Officers
    For nearly 20 years, the police department has had uniformed officers in the middle and high schools, serving as School Resource Officers, or SROs.