Police Department


The Geneva Police Department serves the Town of Geneva and the outlying rural communities in both Adams and Jay Counties, by serving as a backup for the Berne Police Department, Adams County Sheriff's Department, and Jay County Sheriff's Department.

The members of the Geneva Police Department include:  The Town Marshal, the Chief Deputy, and two Deputy Marshals.  We also have positions for 8 Reserve Officers, as well.  Our Civilan staff includes; an Administrative Assistant and a Chaplain.  

The Geneva Police Department utilizes five vehicles; two are 4-wheel drive pickup trucks of which both are marked, one all wheel drive SUV type vehicle and two patrol cars.  The SUV and patrol cars are also marked.  All vehicles are fully outfitted, complete with mobile data.

The Police Department is located on the first floor of the Town Hall in the Pyle Building at:

411 E. Line Street

Geneva, IN  46740

Phone (260) 368-7077 or FAX (260) 368-9659



The Police Department provides security checks of businesses, buildings and homes, when owners are away or feel the need to have these done.  This service is provided at no cost to the public.  We request that you either fill out the online form at this link provided and submit it when done or if you prefer, scroll to the bottom of the page and print out the security request form and bring it to the Police Department.

Security Request Form



To renew your Golf Cart or ATV registration with the Town of Geneva, online, go to this link:

Golf Cart / ATV Registration Form

and fill out the form completely.  Then when finished, click the submit button.  Remember, you will need to come back to this page and on the left side you will see a "Payment Options" button.  Remit the $10 payment.  No registrations will be renewed without the payment (GOLF CARTS).  Per State Statute we cannot charge for ATV or UTV registrations. 


If you are witnessing a crime in progress or are experiencing an emergency, please dial 911.

Contact Info

Zachary E. Hess
Town Marshal
411 E. Line Street
260-368-7077 ext 1402