Department of Police
City of Ladue
The Tradition Continues....
Message From the Chief
Welcome to the Ladue Police Department Website.
It is my honor to serve as the Chief of Police in the City of Ladue. On behalf of the 34 members of the police department, I welcome you to our website. We take great pride in delivering outstanding, respectful and compassionate police protection.
I am extremely proud of our department and the service we provide to the community. We exist to serve and continually seek new avenues to improve our effectiveness. I encourage you to contact us with feedback and suggestions as we continue our mission to provide excellent police service to all who live, visit or work in the City of Ladue.
In my 25 years with the Ladue Police Department, I am proud of its rich history, tradition and service to our community. The highly-trained men and women of the Ladue Police Department are dedicated to protecting the lives and property of the citizens of this community, preserving the peace, and preventing crime and preserving order.
The Ladue Police Department is committed to excellence in law enforcement and is dedicated to the people, and traditions of our City. Our daily actions both large and small demonstrate our dedication to making this City one of the most desirable residential communities in the country.
In dealing with the public, we adhere to the following core values:
Ø We will always treat members of the public with respect and dignity and acknowledge the trust placed in us by our citizens with reverence.
Ø We will maintain the highest levels of integrity and professionalism in all our actions.
Ø The integrity of the Department must not be compromised. There can be no question or suspicion among the citizenry regarding Department ethics.
Ø We are committed to managing our resources in a careful, efficient and effective manner.
Please feel free to contact me by phone, email, or in person anytime with a question, comment or concern!
Chief Rich Wooten