News Flash

Posted on: November 16, 2022

This Thanksgiving, make sure to buckle up, Kansas.

Beginning Saturday, Nov. 19  through Sunday, Nov. 27, the El Dorado Police Department will join many other law enforcement agencies across the state, including the Kansas Highway Patrol, in the Kansas *THANKSGIVING SAFE ARRIVAL traffic enforcemen...

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Community News
Posted on: September 23, 2022

You Drink. You Drive. You Lose. campaign successful

During the You Drink. You Drive. You Lose. campaign just completed, El Dorado Police Department conducted overtime saturation patrols to aggressively enforce Kansas impaired driving laws.  During the campaign, officers made one impaired ...

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Community News
Posted on: September 1, 2022

El Dorado Police Department creates new Traffic Division and Community Policing Officer position

Sgt. John Thompson

Sergeant John Thompson is now focusing on traffic and community policing in his new role with the El Dorado Police Department as the Traffic Division and Community Policing Officer.

On July 4 Sgt. Thompson moved to this new position. Previously, he would t...

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Community News
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Police Chief Curt Zieman receives Patriot Award

Zieman Patriot Award

Police Chief Curt Zieman received the Patriot Award from the Kansas Committee of the Employer Support the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) Monday evening at the City Commission meeting.

Jim Wishart, with the ESGR, presented the award.

“We work with the employer com...

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Community News
Posted on: March 3, 2022

El Dorado PD’s Project Good Morning offers daily check-ins

Project Good Morning Logo

The safety of our community’s citizens is a top priority for the El Dorado Police Department. One of the ways in which the Department strives to achieve this is through Project Good Morning.

Project Good Morning is a service provided by the Department to c...

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Community News
Posted on: June 1, 2021

El Dorado receives Kansas' first DAR Patriots Marker

DAR dedication

El Dorado received the first Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) marker in Kansas as part of the celebration leading up to the Nation’s Semiquicentennial or 250th anniversary in 2026. The marker was dedicated during a celebration Sunday, May 30, in...

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