City Hall: (816) 697-2503

Mission Statement

The officers of the Lone Jack Police Department strive to be leaders in the Law Enforcement community by providing residents and visitors with the highest quality of police service possible.

As leaders in the community we will treat people equally and fairly. We will partner with the community to respond to their needs in an efficient and professional manner.

We are committed to the following values:

Pride: We will work as a team, striving to be role models in the community by excelling to top standards of our profession.

Integrity: We will uphold the public trust through fair and impartial treatment of all people.

Responsibility: We will dedicate ourselves to use open and honest communication with the public to resolve their problems with creative strategies.

Human Rights: We firmly believe in the rights guaranteed to our citizens by the Constitution of the State of Missouri and the United States of America.

Police Chief William Forbes

Chief Forbes supervises 6 full time police officers. He retired from the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department after 26 years of service, where he was a supervisor in Patrol, Traffic, Investigations and the Bomb and Arson Section. He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky.

Contact Us

401 N Bynum Rd.
Lone Jack, Missouri 64070

Phone (816) 697-2417
Fax (816) 697-2532
William Forbes, Police Chief
Tim Cosner, Captain

Zack Argetsinger, Sergeant

A Police Job Application is available on the Forms & Applications page.


Officer Harry “Doug” Porter

May 19, 1971 to May 29, 1996