City of Clever Police Department

           Responsibility - Accountability - Professionalism



Who we are

A department that cares about its community

The Police Department works in a true partnership with our community; enhancing the quality of life in our city, maintaining order and protecting the people we serve by reducing incidences of crime, while pledging to uphold our professionalism, honor and integrity.

The Clever Police Department consistently and with uniformity strives to maintain social order and provide professional law enforcement services to citizens in the community, within prescribed ethical, budgetary, and constitutional constraints. This agency strives to work in a true partnership with our community to enhance the quality of life in our city to maintain order in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing the need for justice, and the consistent appearance of justice. The Clever Police Department recognizes that no law enforcement agency can operate at its maximum potential without supportive input from the citizens it serves.

Please Note:

The Clever Police Department main office is not staffed on a full time basis and therefore not all calls may be answered or returned in a timely manner.

Hours of Operation:

Monday through Friday - 8AM to 5PM, Closed 1PM to 2PM for Lunch

Clever Police Department Non-Emergency: 417-743-5109

Christian County Sheriff Non-Emergency: 417-582-1030


File a Police Report

The Clever Police Department provides this document for the convenience of the citizens of Clever. To file a report please use the link below where you can download and print a copy of the form. Once completed, please bring your form to the Clever Police Department. 

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