IMPD’s East District covers approximately 51 square miles, with an estimated population of 152,598. Headquarters is currently located at 201 N. Shadeland Avenue and is under the direct supervision of Commander James Waters. Providing uniform patrol and investigative services, the district is currently staffed with approximately 210 sworn officers and 10 civilian employees.
The protection and preservation of life is our fundamental objective. We are committed to developing a partnership with the community and will accomplish our mission with empathy, compassion, and sensitivity at all times.
As we move forward, be assured that the East District will employ every effort to improve the quality of life for those of us who live and work in this community.
The Community Relations Unit of IMPD’s East District will strive to build upon the strong working relationships that have been established with the various Eastside Neighborhood Associations, Crime Watch Block Clubs, Church Outreach Ministries, and Businesses. We, as a department, recognize the need to partner with the watchful and vigilant eyes of our community; knowing that success can and will be achieved as our citizens and officers jointly engage in proactive endeavors against crime.