The Atchison Police Department is pleased to offer the following courtesy services to the community:
Home Watch Patrol Request
Citizens may request a complementary drive-by patrol for their home or business while they’re away from town or during other special circumstances.
To request a police patrol, complete this form and submit it in person at the Police Station at 515 Kansas Avenue. Sorry, to ensure security measures we cannot accept submissions online.
Questions? Call us at 913-367-5525 during regular business hours.
Car Seat Inspections
The Atchison Police Department offers free car seat inspections during the week by appointment only. This is a free inspection where Certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians will assist you and assess for proper car seat use, safety, and installation. Replacement seats may be available at minimum expense for those who qualify. To schedule an appointment, call us at 913-367-4323
Is your child in the right seat?
|Weight||Up to 20-35 lbs||Over 1 year and 20-40 lbs||Over 40 lbs up to 65 lbs|
|Height||Follow Manufacturer’s Recommendations||Follow Manufacturer’s Recommendations||Up to 4’9” tall|
|Type||Infant only or rear-facing convertible||Forward-facing/ convertible||Belt positioning booster|
|Notes||Harness straps at or below shoulder level||Harness straps at or above shoulder level||Must be used with lap and shoulder belt|
- Keep children rear facing as long as possible
- Manufacturer weight/height limits may vary.
Additional information is available online at www.safekids.org