Police Department

About Us

The West Liberty Police Department is a full-service Community Oriented Police Department consisting of six (6) full-time officers, several Part-time and Reserve Officers. It is a growing and vibrant community of approximately 4,000 residents located in Eastern Iowa approximately 15 miles from Iowa City in Muscatine County. Many officers from neighboring communities live in West Liberty due to the low crime rate and exceptional school system.

West Liberty Police Department Mission Statement: “To faithfully, impartially and consistently serve and protect the citizens of West Liberty while upholding the highest standard of integrity. To embrace the diversity of our community and work in unison with our citizens to make the City of West Liberty a safe and desirable place to live, work and visit”

Chief Joshua Houser


Police Officers

Don Strong

Derek Holmes

Jessica Saleh

Nick Blocker






Police Department
Location: 409 N Calhoun St
Emergency Phone: 911
Non-Emergency Phone: (319) 627-2223
Email: wlpolice@cityofwestlibertyia.org