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42 N. Main St.
PO Box 85
Fountain City, WI 54629
Office: 608-687-4214
Fax: 608-687-7481

Welcome to the Fountain City Police webpage.  This page is meant to serve as a resource for information.  It also lists several ways to initiate law enforcement service.  Please feel free to contact us with any additional questions and concerns.

A brief description of FCPD:
The Fountain City Police Department is located in City Hall and provides law enforcement services to residents and community members.  Additional services include empty residence checks, fingerprinting, free gun locks, and vehicle registration and driver’s licensing assistance.

Mission Statement:
The Fountain City Police Department is committed to serving the citizens of Fountain city to the best of our abilities and to improving the quality of life for all within our community.

FCPD Values:

  • Consistency and Fairness
  • Efficiency and Readiness
  • Effectiveness and Customer Service
  • Education and Self-Improvement
  • Integrity and Honesty

FCPD Services

Attention Home Owners:
Notify the police department of any dates your home will be empty.  FCPD can place extra attention on your residence while you are out of town.

Attention Business Owners:
FCPD maintains a list of EMERGENCY contact information for all businesses within the city.  The purpose of this information is to quickly identify any business and the owner in case of fire, vandalism, or other emergency.  The information is used solely for this purpose and is considered confidential.  It includes basic business information, owner address and cellular phone, and secondary contact address and cellular phone.  Our goal is to update this frequently as needed.  However, take a minute to make sure we are correct with your information.

Ordinance Information

Things to remember:

  • All dogs must be licensed annually
  • All pets and animals must be on leash when off owner’s property
  • All animal feces must be picked up when off owner’s property
  • 10PM to 6AM curfew for anyone under 16 years of age
  • Any fireworks that explode and/or leave the ground or person’s hand are illegal
  • 48-hour parking limit year-round on all city streets for all types of vehicles
  • Vehicles parked on private property in public  view must be registered and “Road-worthy”
  • Squealing of motor vehicle tires is strictly prohibited
  • Garbage, waste, or improperly bagged garbage is never permitted to stand in plain view on either public or private property, or cause a horrible smell

Ordinance Amounts




#8 Zoning Violations
a. First Offense 50.00 $200.50
b. Second Offense 75.00 $232.00
#20 (1) Disorderly Conduct 100.00 $263.50
#20 (2) Illegal Use of Telephone 100.00 $263.50
#22 Littering/Storage of Litter
a. First Offense 75.00 $232.00
b. Second Offense 150.00 $326.50
#27 Disorderly Conduct w/Motor Vehicle 100.00 $263.50
#33 (I) Parking 15.00 $15.00
#33 (II) Boat Launch Fee 15.00 $15.00
#33 (III) Nuisance and Junked Motor Vehicles
a. First Offense 50.00 $200.50
b. Second Offense w/in one year 100.00 $263.50
#35 Regulation of Fires 25.00 $169.00
#36 Snowmobile Operation 250.00 $452.50
#48 Animal Control
a. First Offense 50.00 $200.50
b. Second Offense 100.00 $263.50
#55 Possession of THC/Drug Paraphernalia 250.00 $452.50

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