Police Department

Also serving the City of Bromley, Kentucky

For emergencies, call 911
For non-emergencies, call dispatch at (859) 356-3191

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Park Hills Police Department

For emergencies, call 911.

For non-emergency issues or to contact an on-duty officer,
call dispatch at (859) 356-3191.

Office Phone: (859) 431-6172
Fax: (859) 431-5433
Office Hours: Tuesday through Thursday, 8 AM–3 PM

Mission Statement

The mission of the Park Hills Police Department is to protect life and property, enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, safeguard constitutional rights, and preserve the peace, order, and safety of the Park Hills community.

The members of the Park Hills Police Department are committed to providing excellent police services. We decree to serve with honor and integrity, while at all times holding ourselves to the highest ethical standards.

We believe in and defend the rights and dignity of all persons and aspire to contribute to the quality of life in Park Hills by providing understanding, compassion, and effective police services.

Accredited

The Park Hills Police Department is a professional law enforcement agency that has been serving Park Hills since 1927.

The men and women of Park Hills Police Department (PHPD) provide service and protection to the citizens of Park Hills and Bromley. PHPD employs seven full-time police officers. They serve a population of approximately 3,000 Park Hills and 800 Bromley residents. All officers are:

  • Certified under the Peace Officers Professional Standards through the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT).
  • Required by the state to maintain yearly certification through DOCJT.
Park Hills Police Department is a law enforcement agency accredited by the Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police (KACP).

The Kentucky Association of Chiefs of Police accreditation program is intended to provide law enforcement agencies of the Commonwealth with an avenue for demonstrating that they meet commonly accepted professional standards for efficient and effective operations.

Law enforcement executives who choose to have their agencies accredited under this program have examined all aspects of their operations. They have made conscious decisions about policies and procedures that fit the law enforcement requirements of their jurisdictions and have implemented those policies and trained their employees in their use.

Accreditation reflects that the agency was carefully measured against an established set of standards and has met or exceeded professionally accepted practices in law enforcement.

Chief Cody Stanley

Chief Cody Stanley is a lifelong Northern Kentucky resident who began his career in law enforcement with the Covington Police Department in 1989. During his service in Covington he earned a bachelor’s degree from Thomas More College. He retired from the Covington Police Department with 20 years of service.

Cody was hired by the Park Hills Police Department in May of 2011 and was appointed Chief of Police in October of 2011.

Police Services, Forms & Programs

DEPARTMENTAL ONLINE FORMS

Animal Complaint
This form is NOT intended for emergencies. If this matter is an emergency please dial 911

This form is not intended to be used as a substitute for an official report. This form is only intended to notify the City Adminitstration or Police Department of a potential problem or situation. You may not receive an immediate response to your submission nor can a police report be requested through this online form. If you need to speak to an officer, request a report, or report a crime please call Kenton County Police at (859) 356-3191.

Important Notice: The filing of a false report is a crime is punishable by law. Violators will be prosecuted for filing a false report to authorities. KRS: 519.040

 

    Full Name (required)

    Email (required)

    Address

    City State Zip

    Phone (required)

    Is this a repeat of a prior complaint? (required)
    YesNo

    What is your desired action?(required)
    Violator notified via a letter from the Police Department.Have Animal Control be notified for disposition.

    Description of the animal (required):

    Please provide the species, color, size, breed, etc.

    Where can the animal be found? (required):

    Location or Address (if possible)

    Time of Day (required):

    Please provide the time of day/night that the violation is likely to occur

    Description of Complaint:

    Please include any owner names if known, date, location, and any other pertinent information.

    Business Emergency Contact
    In an effort to provide the highest quality of service to our community, we are requesting the following information about your business. It is helpful in the event there is a police or fire issue at your business during non-operating hours. Please complete and submit the information, or contact the Independence Police (859)356-2697 to complete a ‘Emergency Business Contact Form’. Thank you.

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      Apartment or Suite Number

      City State Zip

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      Alternate Phone

      Emergency Contacts

      Please provide at least one Emergency Contact

      Contact #1

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      Contact #2

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      Security

      Is there an active security system? (required)
      YesNo

      Security System Provider:

      Security System Providers' Phone:

      Comments:

      Please tell us if there are any other details we should know.

      Civilian Collision Report
      Crime Tip

      This form is NOT intended for emergencies. If this matter is an emergency please dial 911

      This form is not intended to be used as a substitute for an official report. This form is only intended to notify the City Adminitstration or Police Department of a potential problem or situation. You may not receive an immediate response to your submission nor can a police report be requested through this online form. If you need to speak to an officer, request a report, or report a crime please call Kenton County Police at (859) 356-3191.

      Important Notice: The filing of a false report is a crime is punishable by law. Violators will be prosecuted for filing a false report to authorities. KRS: 519.040

        Contact Via (required)
        PhoneEmailEither

        Full Name (required)

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        Address

        Apartment or Suite Number

        City State Zip

        Phone (required)

        This Crime Tip involves: (required)
        AssaultDrugsFeuding NeighborsFraudTheftTrespassingVandalismOther

        Were you a witness to this alleged crime? (required)
        YesNo

        Comments:

        Please tell us if there are any other details we should know.

        Criminal Trespass Authorization Letter
        Fingerprinting

        Fingerprinting – Click HERE

        The Park Hills Police Department offers fingerprinting services for anyone who needs the service on Wednesdays from 1–3 PM. There is a $15.00 charge per person. Please call the office at least 24 hours in advance to request the service at (859) 431-6172.

        How To File A Criminal Complaint
        Prescription Drug Disposal Program

        Dispose of unused, unwanted, and outdated prescription medications in the dropoff box located in the vestibule of the city clerk’s office.

        Public Complaint Procedures
        Report a Nuisance

        This form is NOT intended for emergencies. If this matter is an emergency please dial 911

        This form is not intended to be used as a substitute for an official report. This form is only intended to notify the City Adminitstration or Police Department of a potential problem or situation. You may not receive an immediate response to your submission nor can a police report be requested through this online form. If you need to speak to an officer, request a report, or report a crime please call Kenton County Police at (859) 356-3191.

        Important Notice: The filing of a false report is a crime is punishable by law. Violators will be prosecuted for filing a false report to authorities. KRS: 519.040

          Contact Via (required)
          PhoneEmailEither

          Full Name (required)

          Email (required)

          Address

          Apartment or Suite Number

          City State Zip

          Phone (required)

          This nuisance involves: (required)
          Trash BurningAnimal WasteNoiseLitterOther

          Were you a witness to this nuisance? (required)
          YesNo

          Comments:

          Please tell us if there are any other details we should know.

          Vacation: House Check

          Vacation: House Check – Click HERE

          We can keep an extra eye on your home while you are away and can advise you on precautions to take before you leave. If you are going on vacation, please download, complete, and drop off or email this vacation form to our office or any of our officers. This form includes fields for you to share important information, such as how to contact you or a designated person in the event of an emergency, telephone numbers for alarm companies, a list of the vehicles in your driveway, and more.

          WEBSITES

          Citizen Property Inventory System
          Freddie Freeroader Program

          Freddie Freeroader Program – Click HERE

          Kentucky residents are required to register their vehicles in Kentucky. If you observe Kentucky residents beating the system by operating motor vehicles on Kentucky highways for more than 15 days with out-of-state license plates or more than 30 days with temporary or other tags, please help report them. Contact our office at (859) 431-6172 to file a report.

          City Ordinance Violations

          General Information

          If you believe your citation was issued in error, you have the option to appeal to the Park Hills Hearing Board within seven (7) calendar days from the date the citation was issued.  Please keep in mind that submitting an appeal does not guarantee a dismissal of your citation.

           

          Submitting an Appeal

          Requirements

          To submit your appeal, you will need to provide the following:

          • Your full name and mailing address.
          • Your telephone number and email, if available.
          • Citation number and date issued.
          • License plate number, including the state in which the vehicle is registered.
          • Your parking permit number, if applicable.
          • Reason(s) for appeal.

          Methods for appealing ticket(s)

          Appeals may be submitted by email, mail, fax, or in person at the Police Department.
          Appeals must be made within seven (7) calendar days of issuance.

          Email: [email protected]
          Fax: (859) 431-5433
          Address, for mail or in-person appeals:
          Park Hills Police Department
          1106 Amsterdam Road
          Park Hills, KY 41011

          Appeal Tips

          Appeal Process

          Call Us

          (859) 431-6252

          Upcoming Events

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          December 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST
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          December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST
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