We offer Neighborhood Watch. We will help neighborhoods organize to report suspicious people and activity to us to help fight crime. Please contact us at 715-262-5512 for more information.
We offer free bicycle registration. We will register bicycles for city residents at no cost at the Police Department during regular business hours.
Vacation Watch Service
We offer a vacation watch service. Officers will check city residences while residents are on vacation or out of the city. Simply fill out a vacation watch form (PDF) at the Police Department lobby during regular business hours.
Drug Disposal Service
We offer a free drug disposal service. Prescott area residents are welcomed to drop off unused, expired or unneeded prescription drugs and/or over the counter medicines in our lobby during regular business hours. These drugs and medicines will be disposed of in a safe and environmentally-friendly manner.
Our officers will serve civil court papers and other legal documents on residents of the city. There is a fee for this service. Please contact the Police Department during regular business hours for complete information. We can only serve civil court papers inside the corporate limits of the City of Prescott - we cannot serve civil court papers in the townships that surround the city or in other communities.
Questions on all Police Department services should be directed to the business office at the Police Department during regular business hours.
Other Services Available
The Prescott Police Department does not register motor vehicles or take fingerprints for employment or adoption. These services are available to Pierce County residents from the Sheriff's Office in Ellsworth WI. Please contact the Sheriff's Office on 715-273-5051 for information.
We do not conduct background investigations for private employment or adoptions. Background investigations are available online from the Wisconsin Department of Justice. There is a fee for this service.
No services offered by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources are available at the Prescott Police Department. Inquiries for all DNR services should be directed to the DNR Regional Service Center in Baldwin: 715-684-2914 or their website. DNR services include boat, snowmobile and all terrain vehicle registrations, hunter education and safety classes and hunting and fishing licenses. Questions on fishing regulations on the Mississippi and Saint Croix Rivers should be directed to the DNR.