Police Department

Valley City Police Department (VCPD) provides law enforcement services for the City of Valley City. VCPD provides the following services Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM:

  • Fingerprinting - $10 fee, requires photo ID
  • Issues Transient Merchant License-$1000 fee, proper ND business documentation/licensure is also required.
  • Issues Cat or Dog License-Licenses are available for $20.00. Proof of vaccination is required.  New animal licenses will be required in April 1, 2021 and will be good until the end of March 31, 2023.
  • Issues Kennel License

Helpful Links

Community Organizations:
Abused Persons Outreach Center (APOC) of Valley City

Consumer Resources:
North Dakota Attorney General: Scam Prevention
North Dakota Attorney General: Common Scams
North Dakota Attorney General: Do Not Call Registration
North Dakota Attorney General: In Case of Identify Theft

Municipal Court:
How to pay a ticket
How to schedule appearance before judge

Public Safety:
North Dakota Attorney General: Concealed Weapon Licenses
North Dakota Sex Offender Web Site
North Dakota Department of Health: Child Passenger Safety Law - Car Seats & Boosters

Training Resources:

City-County Health District: Server Training
To schedule, call (701) 845-8185

Upcoming Training Dates

April 25, 2021

July 18, 2021

October 24, 2021

North Dakota Safety Council: Responsible Beverage Server Online Training
ND Safety Council offers three 2-hour training modules: basic server, large event server course, owner/manager course.
To sign-up, call (701) 845-3110. Training is offered quarterly.

Contact Us

Phil Hatcher, Police Chief
Email: phatcher@valleycity.us

216 2nd Avenue NE
Valley City, ND 58072

Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency: (701) 845-3110
Dispatcher Non-Emergency: (701) 845-8181

To send anonymous tips to law enforcement:

Submit a tip through the online tip411 form.
Send a text to the Valley City Police Department by texting VCPOLICE to 847411 (tip411). Tip411 should not be used in place of 911 in an emergency.
Submit a tip through the tip411 application, available in the Google Play Store or iTunes App Store.