Gervais Police Department

​​Department Mission

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 will work in a transparent, collaborative, and partnering manner with our community and will eagerly strive to maintain the most successful level of public safety available. We also strive to achieve the goal of maintaining the quality of life expected within the City of Gervais. We provide our service with a commitment to cultivating the public trust by respecting individual rights and striving to be fair, just, and professionally responsive to the needs and feelings of our community and citizens.

The Gervais Police Department is staffed by the Chief of Police, Lead Police Officer, three full time Police Officers and three 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 a 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

Jason Maddy, Lead Police Officer

Dan Marshall, Police Officer

Jorge Miranda, Police Officer

Mark Chase, Police Officer


Kim Williams, Administrative Assistant

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

Click here to view the approved budget for the 2016-17 fiscal year 

QUESTIONS for city staff?

​​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.

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

City Ordinance / Municipal Code