The citizens of Wayne are truly the eyes and ears of the
Wayne Police Department. While police
officers engage the investigation and apprehension of criminal offenders we
can’t do our job without the help of you, the public we serve.
If you see something suspicious in your neighborhood, please
report it. You may be preventing a
neighbor, or even yourself, from becoming the victim of a crime. Wayne enjoys a relatively low crime rate, as
compared to the other First Class Cities in Nebraska, but we are not immune.
The best way to keep our community crime free is the active
cooperation of the citizens and the police department. If you see a crime report it
immediately. If you are the victim of a
crime, report it. We can’t keep an
accurate record of our crime rate if the crimes go unreported. If you hear a rumor that you think may help
solve a crime call us. It is our job to
discern if the rumor is just that or if the information is relevant to an
For us to keep our crime rate low we must work as a
team. We’ll do our part, please do
To report a crime or to give information you can call the
Wayne Police Department at 375-2626 or call Nebraska CrimeStoppers at 1-800-422-1494.