Blog Archives

Accepting Applications for Police Officer

Applications are now being accepted for full time police officer for the City of Lamar.  Applications may be picked up at the Police Department, online Employment Application  or by email to secretary@lamarpd.org.   If you have any questions, please call 417-682-3546.

Posted in News & Announcements, Open Positions, Police

Chief Rives Offers Advice about Medicare Phone Scams

We have recently been made aware of a possible phone scam …….

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Welcome to Lamar, Chief Rusty Rives!

Welcome to Lamar!!

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

A few updates from Deputy Chief John Davis

Some updates from Deputy John Davis…….

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Search Warrant Nets Drugs and Paraphernalia

A search warrant was served in the 600 block of Truman…..

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Deputy Chief John Davis Discusses Traffic Enforcement

Part of the job of law enforcement is traffic enforcement….

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Deputy Chief John Davis Addresses a Few Problems in the School Zones

Deputy Chief John Davis would like to bring to everyone’s attention……………

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Tips on Scams

Our dispatchers have been receiving many calls regarding phone scams…

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Lamar Police Department participates in a State Wide Occupant Safety Campaign

The Lamar Police Department participated in a State Wide Occupant Safety Campaign on February 16, 2017

Posted in News & Announcements, Police

Recent Burglaries in Lamar

The Lamar Police Department has been busy in the last couple of weeks with several burglaries……..

Posted in News & Announcements, Police