The Town of Westport Protecting Our Residents
Enforcing The Law Making Our Town Safer
To Protect & Serve The Westport Police Department

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Decatur County Sheriff: 812.663.8125

Welcome!

The Westport Police Department which is located in Westport, Indiana located in Decatur County. We protect and serve the 1800 or so residents and businesses within the Town's limits. If you come to Westport, you will find a caring small town community where neighbors and businesses work together hand-in-hand, children learn, laugh and play, and history lives... thriving with people who have devoted their lives to quality community living since its foundation on March 23rd, 1836. We welcome you to explore our Department's website, we hope you will find the information contained informative and we hope you come to visit our great community.


The Westport Police Department Indiana has an opening for a full time Officer. Starting pay 39k to 43k depending on experience in Law enforcement, Indiana Law Enforcement Academy graduate or military, yet not required. Insurance benefits standard coverage or HSA. Newly remodeled facility 203 E Mulberry St . Westport IN, 47283 Applications can be printed from Facebook page or www.westportpolice.com Small Town friendly environment looking for long term Officer Tier II academy will be required within a year of employment . This is approximately 8 week course. The Tier II program presently has a one week home study portion that must be completed before reporting to the Academy. Applicants must be able to successfully complete a background check by their department and pass a physical examination. Applications can be turned in Monday-Friday 8am-12 noon at the Westport Town Hall 207 E Johnson Ave. Westport IN, 47283.

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