Slider 2
Slider 1

logosmallDawson Springs is a community of approximately 3000 residents along the Tradewater River primarily in Southwestern corner of Hopkins County. Our city limits does extend into Caldwell County to incorporate Tradewater Park, an early 1900's major league baseball field that was utilized by the Pittsburgh Pirates for spring training.The Dawson Springs Police Department enjoys a long history to coincide with the rich history of Dawson Springs. We have traced the origin of police in this community b...

Visit Dawson Springs

Our Department

  • Administrative Assistant – Melissa Heflin

    Administrative Assistant – Melissa Heflin

    Administrative Assistant

  • Officer Richard Cobb   #204

    Officer Richard Cobb #204


  • Officer Mike Opalek     #206

    Officer Mike Opalek #206


  • Officer Lance Nosbusch     #205

    Officer Lance Nosbusch #205


  • Chief Colman Dixon     #201

    Chief Colman Dixon #201


Arrest Reported In January