Kalispell Police Department is currently looking for men and women who are looking for a challenging career to serve their community. Click here to find details and apply for a position.

Nestled in the middle of the Flathead Valley, Kalispell is truly one of the most beautiful places in the world!

On behalf of the men and women of the Kalispell Police Department, we thank the community for your continued support; we will strive to maintain that support!


Even though we are a relatively small department in staff, we provide a full range of professional police services including:

  • Bicycle patrol
  • Canine officer
  • Child forensic interviewers
  • Crime analysis
  • Crisis negotiators
  • Detectives
  • Drug task force members
  • Major crime unit
  • Motorcycle patrol
  • Multiple ancillary services provided through community partnerships
  • Reserve police officers
  • School resource officers
  • Special response team
  • Vehicle patrol


Our Mission is "proactive policing through community education and partnerships ensuring the highest level of public safety while upholding the rights and dignity of those we serve" as is expressed through our motto “Striving to Exceed Expectations.”