City of La Verkin
435-635-2581 435-627-4300

Public Safety

La Verkin Public Safety
Back row (L – R) Rick Goulding, Ben Lee, Derek Olsen & Mark Hendry – Front row (L – R) Patty Dekker, Tiffany Mower & Amber Crouse

Welcome to the La Verkin Police Department

The La Verkin Police Department consists of 4 sworn police officers and 4 part-time officers, 1 part-time animal control officer, 1 part-time code enforcement officer, and 1 victim advocate.  The department serves a population of approximately 4,300.  The city of La Verkin spreads over 16.1 square miles (41.8 km2) and is located on the east end of Washington County.
The La Verkin Police Department is committed to serving the community in a professional manner with integrity, compassion, fairness, and dignity.  We commit to earn and preserve the trust of each citizen by adhering to the highest ethical standards and proactive community policies.




Address: 111 So. Main St
Office: (435) 635-0427 
Fax: (435) 635-0758  
Dispatch: (435) 634-5730 

Chief of Police: Benjamin Lee
Phone: 435 635-0427

Victim Services Advocate

Address: 111 So. Main St
Tiffany Mower
Phone: (435) 635-0751


Fire District

Hurricane Valley Fire District
202 East State St
Hurricane, Ut. 84737
(435) 635-9562

Phone: 435 635-9562


Animal Control

Address: 281 W 300 S,

La Verkin, Utah

Monday-Friday 9AM-2PM

La Verkin Neighborhood Watch

Although La Verkin is a safe city, it is always good to promote safety habits in our neighborhoods. There are a couple of successful Neighborhood Watch groups in La Verkin. If you are interested in starting one for your area, please reach out to the police dept. for more local help. Also, click on the link befow for additional information.