As Chief of Police, it is an honor to serve the Eau Claire community and lead our police department. Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Eau Claire by partnering with the community to solve problems, reduce crime and disorder, safeguard individual rights, and improve public safety. With 157 members of the police department, including 100 sworn Police Officers, the ECPD is a data driven intelligence led policing organization focused on the tenets of community policing. We focus on building and maintaining relationships across all of Eau Claire's diverse neighborhoods, and know maintaining the public's trust is crucial to our efforts. Please feel free to contact me directly with any thoughts, feedback, or suggestions on how the department can better serve the community.
The Eau Claire Police Department is proud to announce that Deputy Chief of Police Matt Rokus has been appointed to the office of Chief of Police of the City of Eau Claire. This appointment is effective December 31st, 2019 at 5:00PM. Current Chief Jerry Staniszewski will serve until that time. The officers and staff of the Eau Claire Police Department would like to extend our congratulations and well wishes to our next Chief.
For your evening commute - this is what the roads look like. Slow down and get you and your loved ones home safely.
(PS. The roads have been plowed and salted but salt doesn’t work when it is this cold.)