Police Department

The City of Berne Police Department is located at:

Berne Public Safety Building
1160 W Main Street
Berne, Indiana 46711
(260) 589-2169


Berne is located in Adams County in North East Indiana, and just south of Fort Wayne. The Berne Police Department is a full time department serving a population of approximately 4,200 residents and is staffed with 7 full time Officers, 5 Reserve Officers and a full time Secretary.

The Berne Police Department is a full service 24 hour/ a day, 365 days a year department. In the early 1940’s the Department started out as a “Night Watchman” position. By the end of WW II, the position was declared a “Town Marshal”.

From the Town of Berne, to now the City of Berne, our Department continues to grow as we proudly serve the citizens of Berne.

- Police Chief Tim Taylor


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