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215 North Main
Broken Bow, OK

The Broken Bow Police Department is a proud law enforcement family of 20 employees to include the Chief of Police, Assistant Chief, a detective, two patrol sergeants, one school resource sergeant, eight patrol officers, five dispatchers and an animal control officer. The department is available to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 

The men and women of the Broken Bow Police Department are committed to enhancing the quality of life and reducing the criminal fears of all citizens by aggressively pursing all criminals, patrolling all city streets, responding promptly to calls for service, continuing to improve our skills and knowledge, working with the community and educating citizens in crime prevention, protecting the rights of all citizens, and being ever vigilant in our duties and maintaining our integrity.


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Code Enforcement

The Department of Code Enforcement is the City of Broken Bow entity responsible for enforcing city codes. Infractions include, but are not limited to , zoning violations, overgrown lots and yards...

Senior Citizens Center

The George Puckett Nutrition and Senior Center opened March 2003 and employs six personnel. It is a lovely 6000sq ft facility, located on the edge of the pond, in the beautiful city park.

Park and Recreation Department

The Broken Bow City Parks Department has 4 employees that maintain the Broken Bow City Park, the Broken Bow Youth Complex and the Lilly Mae Young Park along with other city buildings, airport and the Broken Bow Cemetery.

Street and Sanitation Department

The Street and Sanitation Departments have a total of thirteen employees with which we maintain, build, and asphalt the roads and remove residential and commercial refuse within the city limits.

Police Department

The men and women of the Broken Bow Police Department are committed to enhance the quality of life and lessen the criminal fears of all citizens by aggressively pursuing all criminals, patrolling all city

Fire & Rescue Department

The City of Broken Bow's Fire Department, with an I.S.O rating of class 3, is deeply committed to customer service, and is responsible for protecting life and property from the hazards of fire,

Broken Bow Municipal Airport

The airport is located just west of Broken Bow, on Rodeo Road. It has an elevation of 403.2 ft, is asphalt covered, has a 3200 ft lighted runway and a fixed base operator along with being listed by the FAA Mapping Service.

Public Library

In 1972, our library became part of the Choctaw Nation County Library System. This later became known as the Southeastern Public Library System

Dierks Train #227

The little logging mike that sets at Broken Bow, OK next to the crossing of the TO&E R.R. and highway 259 was the last steam locomotive to operate in McMcurtain county.

Water Department

Our raw water source is from Broken Bow Lake. Broken Bow Lake is known as the cleanest and clearest lake in Oklahoma.

Municipal Court

The Broken Bow Municipal Court room and Office of the Court Clerk are both located in the City Hall building

Land Fill

Our facility is permitted to accept household and Non-Hazardous Industrial Waste, as well as brush and metal.

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Our City Officials

Roy Jones

Roy Jones

Ward 1

Larry Bachman

Larry Bachman


Jimmy O'Donnell

Jimmy O'Donnell


Jeff Pratt

Jeff Pratt

Ward 4

Jerry Don Smith

Jerry Don Smith

At Large

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