Public Safety

 

Columbus, NE 68601



Animal Control 

1461 25th Avenue
Columbus, NE 68602-1677

P.O. Box 1677
Columbus, NE 68602-1677

(402) 564-8839

(402) 562-4277



Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Sunday
Closed


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Flowers, Shawn Lead Animal Control Officer (402) 564-8839

Emergency Management 

2610 14th St.
Columbus, NE 68601

(402) 564-1206

(402) 564-8330


Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Hofbauer, Tim Emergency Management Director (402) 564-1206

Fire & Rescue 

1459 26th Ave.
Columbus, NE 68602-1677

P.O. Box 1677
Columbus, NE 68602-1677

(402) 564-8127

911

(402) 563-3180



Hours
24 hours a day, 7 days a week


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Miller, Daniel Fire Chief (402) 564-8127
Miller, Patrick Assistant Fire Chief (402) 564-8127
Leffers, Rich Safety & Training Officer (402) 564-8127

Police 

2419 14th St.
Columbus, NE 68601

P.O. Box 1677
Columbus, NE 68602-1677

(402) 564-3201

911

(402) 562-7325



Hours
Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Police Issues: 24/7


Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Sherer, Charles Chief of Police (402) 564-3201
Molczyk, Douglas Captain - Operations Division (402) 564-3201
Thalken, Todd Captain - Support Services (402) 564-3201