Public Safety

Village of Coon Valley Police Department

The Police Department is located at 205 Anderson Street. If the Village Office is closed, you can contact the Police Department by calling the telephone numbers listed below. The Village of Coon Valley Police Department is not a 24-hour department. For any urgent matter, call the 800 number to reach the Vernon County Dispatcher. In case of emergency, contact 911.

Police Chief: Philip Welch cvpd@mwt.net

Officer Adam Malin

Officer Benjamin Bakken

Officer Zachary Kammel

Phone: 608-452-3884 Alternate Phone: 800-637-2123 Fax: 608-452-3242 Emergency: 911

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Coon Creek Fire and Rescue

Coon Valley has a Volunteer Fire Department and First Responder Team. Coon Creek Fire and Rescue is comprised of volunteer men and women serving their community. They offer paid training and compensation, and they ask for regular attendance at meetings and trainings, respond to calls when available, and a willingness to serve the community. Want to learn more? Contact Chief Russ Cornford (452-3077), Assistant Chief Ken Phillips (452-3932), Assistant Chief Jason Rundhaugen (792-6550), any firefighter, or attend a meeting or training (6:30 pm on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month, respectively).

Emergency - Call 911

Fire Department non-emergency – 608-452-3688 or 608-452-3598


Vernon County Emergency Management utilizes a messaging system called "Nixle." The system has the ability to send out messages via text or email for different types of incidents or emergencies that are occurring such as Severe Weather, Missing Persons, Hazardous Materials emergencies, and many more. You can text your zip code to 888777 or go to

http://www.nixle.com to get emergency messages from Vernon County Management.

Click this link for more NIXLE information