The Fayette Police Department has a new Police Chief, Richard Pisanti.

For emergencies dial 911. For non-emergencies, citizens may call the Fayette Police Department at 563-425-3500.

Public Notice
City of Fayette

The City of Fayette, Iowa is accepting applications for the position of full-time Police Officer. Fayette is the home of Upper Iowa University, with approximately 570 students living on campus, bringing the total population to 1427. Responsibilities for this position include the overall enforcement of laws utilizing a community policing philosophy. The City offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits. Applicants must be 21 years of age and possess a HS diploma or equivalent, and meet all the minimum hiring standards as set forth by the ILEA. Applicants already possessing an ILEA (police officer) certification or comparable state certification, Associate Degree or above will be given preference. All successful applicants will be placed on a 12 month eligibility list. Any employment offer will be conditioned upon the results of a background investigation, a psychological examination, and a physical examination, all to the satisfaction of the City. Interested applicants should e-mail a resume, cover letter and three references to Police Chief Richard Pisanti at rpisanti@fayetteiowa.com subject "Police Officer Position" or via U.S. Mail to 11 South Main Street, PO Box 28, Fayette, IA 52142. Application deadline is March 28th, 2016 at 5:00 PM. EOE. For more information, visit www.fayetteiowa.com.

Mission Statement


We uphold the highest moral and ethical standards. We serve with honesty and pride in maintaining the public's trust. We accept responsibility for our decisions and actions.


We provide caring, respectful, and professional service while being sensitive to individual needs and concerns.


We provide consistent and equal treatment to all through courteous and impartial service.

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Fayette County Sheriff's Office
Fayette City Hall