Parkston Police Department

The Parkston Police Department is a full-service agency that is available 24 hours a day. All of the officers are certified through the State of South Dakota and continually obtain ongoing advanced training.  The officers are committed to improving the quality of life in the Parkston community as well as providing a safe and secure community to all residents, merchants, churches, and school.  In addition to regular patrol and investigation duties, the Parkston agency participates in public and private speaking events, bicycle rodeos and registration, DARE, and numerous other activities within the community.


Parkston Police 

Chief Matt Van Der Linden 

Officer Jordan Peterson

Officer Ciaran Glynn