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About Fargo Police


The Fargo Police Department strives to provide the citizens of Fargo quality service and a secure community. We are committed to the professional growth of our officers and department in order to better create and preserve a positive partnership with the community we serve.

We serve a rapidly growing city of approximately 109,779 (2012 Census) residents. We have an authorized staffing level of 149 sworn officers and approximately 169 total personnel.







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Police Chief Keith A. Ternes
(701) 241-1401