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Robert Falldorf, Police Chief

111 Public Safety Drive
Grand Island, NE 68801

Phone (308) 385-5400, General Offices 

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Robert Falldorf was born and raised in Grand Island, Nebraska. Chief Falldorf earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from then Kearney State College and later earned a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. He has worked in various law enforcement positions beginning his service as a Police Officer from 1986 to 1993.  Chief Falldorf was promoted to Police Sergeant in 1993 and remained in that position until 2003 when he was promoted to Police Captain.  Robert and his wife, Irene, have three children.  Chief Falldorf enjoys coaching middle school track, running, hiking, and fishing.



                                                                                                   CHIEF'S WELCOME

GIPD PatchBadge"Thank you for visiting our web site. I hope you will spend some time learning more about the Grand Island Police Department.

The soul of any police department is the people who work in it. Grand Island is very fortunate in this regard. I am proud to lead the men and women who serve in the department. They are dedicated and caring servants committed to maintaining a high quality of life in the City. They serve with honesty and integrity. Teamwork and problem solving are principles found throughout the department.

Hopefully the information you are seeking is available on the web site. If not, please contact us for further assistance. If you are interested in a career in law enforcement, we hope you will consider the Grand Island Police Department.

Robert Falldorf
Chief of Police