If this is an emergency, please call 911.
Report a Crime
To report a crime please contact the Ankeny Police department non-emergency number at (515) 286-3333
Before making your report, please confirm that all of the following are true:
This is not an emergency
This incident occurred within Ankeny city limits
There are no known suspects and no visible evidence (visible fingerprints, debris, etc)
Report an Identity Crime
If you have already reported an identity theft/crime report to the Ankeny Police Department and need to fill out an identity theft packet, please fill out this form and bring to the Ankeny Police Department.
IT IS A CRIME TO FILE A FALSE POLICE REPORT according to Iowa Code:
718.6 FALSE REPORTS TO OR COMMUNICATIONS WITH PUBLIC SAFETY ENTITIES.
1. A person who reports or causes to be reported false information to a fire department, a law enforcement authority, or other public safety entity, knowing that the information is false, or who reports the alleged occurrence of a criminal act knowing the act did not occur, commits a simple misdemeanor, unless the alleged criminal act reported is a serious or aggravated misdemeanor or felony, in which case the person commits a serious misdemeanor.