Message from Chief Dustin Dassinger


On behalf of the men and women of the Dickinson Police Department, I am pleased to welcome you to our website.  Our continuing goal is to make the city of Dickinson a safe place in which to live, work and play.  We are committed to maintaining and improving the quality of life of the city during this time of rapid growth, by actively partnering with community members and being innovative in our policing strategies.

We are proud to serve the residents of Dickinson in many ways.  Our Department is responsible for helping to prevent crime, patrolling neighborhoods, responding to calls for service, investigating crimes, arresting offenders and working closely with the community to identify and solve neighborhood problems.  We also provide educational and outreach programs to assist the residents and youth of our community.  Our ongoing commitment is to continue to provide the highest quality, professional, and courteous service to our community.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the citizens of Dickinson for their continued support.  By working together, we will continue to preserve the quality of life that our community deserves.



Dustin D. Dassinger
Chief of Police – Dickinson


With the community as our foundation, the Dickinson Police Department is committed to excellence developed through pride and earning a reputation for providing professional, caring, and courteous service.

We are dedicated to a philosophy that promotes community involvement in problem-solving and developing solutions that improve the quality of life for our citizens.

We are committed to the values of the community we ethically serve with compassion, respect, and proactive education while strengthening our bond through personal community involvement, and effective crime prevention.

Our team will be flexible and innovative, yet maintain prudent fiscal responsibility through wise use of resources.

To fulfill our mission, the Dickinson Police Department is committed to providing a quality work environment and development of its team members through leadership and professional skill development, keeping in mind that our strength is our people and our goal is a safer community.

 Core Values

To act at all times with courage, honor, and truthfulness.

Supporting our community, coworkers, and the law with dignity and compassion.

Working together to achieve a common goal.


Vision Statement


Proudly partnering with the community, we will be the model of an innovative team dedicated to providing quality service and quality protection while compassionately and respectfully performing our duties.







Comments and Questions
Comments and suggestions regarding police services can be directed to Chief Dassinger at:

Phone: 701-456-7755 or by Clicking Here to Email or mail your comments or suggestions to:

Chief Dustin Dassinger
Dickinson Police Department
2475 State Avenue North
Dickinson, North Dakota 58601