About Us

Chief's Message


Our organization takes pride in providing the highest quality police services to our citizens and businesses. The primary objectives of any law enforcement agency are to continually and consistently improve the level of public safety and quality of life for its citizens. The Apple Valley Police Department is a modern, well-trained, and equipped organization dedicated to those objectives.

Please use these pages to learn more about the Apple Valley Police Department, our programs, and activities taking place in the community. We welcome input and suggestions from the public regarding ways to improve our police services, crime prevention efforts, and community partnerships.

Jon Rechtzigel Chief of Police

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Chief of Police
Jon Rechtzigel

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Police Captain
John Bermel

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Police Captain
Nick Francis