Police Department

The City of Idaho City Police Department is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of our citizens through professionally supported and trained police offers. Officers strive to provide an environment that will allow citizens to live and work in a safe and secure community.

If you need to contact Idaho City Police Department you may contact Chief of Police Mark Otter at (208) 392-4596 or

(208) 591-0799.

In case of emergency please call Boise County Sheriff Dispatch at (208) 392-4411.


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


A general police report is available below. Please fill out and either email or drop off at city hall during business hours. There is also a drop box at the front door for your conveneince.

Contact Info

Mark Otter
Chief of Police
(PO Box 130) 511 Main Street, Idaho City, ID 83631