Public Safety

The Public Safety Building, which houses the Adel Police Department and Adel Volunteer Fire Department, is located at 102 S. 10th Street (at the corner of 10th & Main Streets). Adel has a full force of public safety to help keep the community secure and protected. Police, fire, and ambulance services are prepared to handle virtually any emergency.

Adel Police Department

Adel has a strong police force to help keep the crime rate one of the lowest in the state. If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact our Chief of Police at adelpolice@adeliowa.org

Adel Police Department
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Public Safety Building
Emergencies: Dial 911
(515) 993-6723
After-hours: (515) 993-4567

Gordy Shepherd Chief of Police
Jill Anderson Police Chief Secretary
Terry Wright Officer
Monte Keller Officer
John Sparling Officer
Kelly Jo Petrie Officer
William Young Officer
Wade Book Officer
Bryce Deeth Officer

Adel Volunteer Fire Department

Adel is also home to its own fire department consisting of a group of volunteers. If you'd like information on how to become either a volunteer or an Adel fire fighter, please call 993-6723.

Adel Volunteer Fire Department
Tim Morlan, Fire Chief
Public Safety Building
Emergencies: Dial 911
(515) 993-6723
After-hours: (515) 993-4567
Website: http://adelfire.com

Dallas County Ambulance

Being the county seat, Adel is home to the Dallas County Ambulance, servicing the entire county of Dallas. If you have any questions you may call (515) 993-4507.