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Gervais Police Department


The Gervais Police Department is committed to providing the highest quality police service possible to those who live, work, and learn in the City of Gervais. We work in a transparent and collaborative with our community and eagerly strive to maintain the greatest available level of public safety. We provide our service with a commitment to cultivating the public trust of our community and citizens.

The Gervais Police Department is staffed by the Chief of Police, Lieutenant, three full time Police Officers and Reserve Police Officers. To reach an Officer and to inquire about general information, please call the office at 503-792-4575, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

If you have an after-hours or non-emergency event that requires immediate police attention, please call our dispatch center at 503-588-5032. Our dispatch center takes calls 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 

In the event of an emergency that threatens life or property, please dial 911.

Department Staff

Peter Spirup, Chief of Police

Mark Chase, Lieutenant

Dan Marshall, Police Officer

Charlie Palmer, Police Officer


Kim Williams, Administrative Assistant

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Call us at City Hall:


Go to the CONTACT US page and send us a message. As always, phone calls are welcomed.

QUESTIONS for city staff?

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Click here to view the approved budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year 

Gervais City Ordinance / Municipal Code are now available online by clicking the link below:

City Ordinance / Municipal Code 

​​The Gervais Police Department offers "vacation checks" at your residence. This is a free and voluntary service. Please read the application carefully. It is important for the requestor to understand the limitations of this service and fill out the form completely.