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Public Safety

Worthington Police Department will no longer honor requests for officer patches or challenge coins.

Mission Statement

Serving Worthington with honor and integrity by working WITH the community to provide exceptional public safety.WPD Logo


The Worthington Police Department will be a united, community-minded organization dedicated to professionalism and committed to responsible and equitable public service through values reflecting our vigilance for the safety and well-being of our community.


The Worthington Police Department consists of 23 sworn officers including the Chief of Police, a Captain, three Patrol Sergeants, one Detective Sergeant, two Narcotics Investigators, two Detectives, one School Resource Officer, 2 K-9 Officers, 12 Patrol Officers and a Community Services Officer. The department also has an Administrative Assistant, two Records Personnel, five full time Dispatchers and one Dispatch Supervisor.

Worthington is located in Nobles County, in southwest Minnesota, and has Interstate 90, US Highway 59 and US Highway 60 traveling through its city limits. Worthington has a growing population of 12,764.

Whether you're in Worthington shopping, dining, visiting or conducting business, the Worthington police Department is ready to assist you if the need arises.

Public Safety Plan

The Worthington Police Department and the Worthington Fire Department have developed a Public Safety Plan. Click here to view the plan.

Worthington Police Department

1530 Airport Road, Suite 300
Worthington, Minnesota 56187

Office: 507-295-5400
Fax: 507-372-5977

Worthington Fire Department

830 2nd Avenue
Worthington, Minnesota 56187

Phone: 507-295-5400

E-mail: wfd@ci.worthington.mn.us 


Documents & Forms

Title Download File
2024 City of Worthington Employment Application City of Worthington Employment Application.pdf
2024 Patrol Officer Recruitment Supplemental Questionnaire Patrol Officer Recruitment Supplemental Questionnaire.pdf
2024 Reserve Officer Recruitment Supplemental Questionnaire Reserve Officer Recruitment Supplemental Questionnaire.pdf
2024 Sergeant Application Supplemental Sergeant Application Supplemental.pdf
911 Brochure 911 Brochure.pdf
911 Flyer English 911 Flyer English.pdf
911 Flyer Spanish 911 Flyer Spanish.pdf
ATV Application ATV Application.pdf
ATV Regulations Brochure ATV Regulations Brochure-2021.pdf
Bad Check Prosecution Bad Check Prosecution-City.pdf


1530 Airport Road
Suite 300
Worthington, MN 56187


Animal Control Officer
(507) 295-5400
(507) 372-8430
Community Services Officer
Sidewalks, Trash/Solid Waste, Weeds/Grass not Maintained, Restricted Parking
(507) 372-8430
Worthington Police Department
(507) 295-5400
(507) 372-5977