Police Department

Located at: 105 N 4th St

Phone: 208-722-5900

Email:  400ppd@cableone.net


To enhance an atmosphere of safety for all who live, work, play and visit the City of Parma, by decreasing crime through partnerships with the community and other agencies. We commit through fiscal responsibility to provide the best law enforcement services within the resources provided to us. We will strengthen that trust placed on us through professional service, training and proactive problem solving.


Albert Erickson, Chief

Chief Albert Erickson began his law enforcement career while in the US Air Force and has continued for over 20 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and has over 2,000 hours of Peace Officer Training.  He and his wife Lisa of 25+ years have 5 children and 3 grandchildren are happily residents of the Parma area. Chief Erickson has served the City of Parma since April of 2007 and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Jared Ashcraft

Officer Ashcraft began his career in law enforcement with the City of McCall in 2010.  He has training in homicide and death investigations and several advanced trainings including drug interdiction, interview and interrogation, and search and seizure.  He has worked with and trained K-9 animals to sell to police departments.  Jared is married with 3 children.

Chris Cullen

Officer Cullen has worked for the City of Parma for several years as a patrolman and K-9 handler. He has over 20 years of experience with an Advanced Certificate from Idaho POST Academy and over 2,000 hours of training.  He holds a Bachelor and Masters Degree in Organizational and Strategic Leadership with an emphasis in Criminal Justice. Chris is married and has 5 children, one grandchild, and many pets.




Service Fee
Paper Service $20.00
Fingerprints $5.00
VIN Inspection $3.00
CD’s $1.00
Copies (per page) $0.10
Animal License Senior Citizen Regular
Non-spayed/non-neutered $20.00 $30.00
Spayed/neutered $7.50 $10.00
Kennel/Cattery License (residential or commercial) *$35.00 per every 5 animals *$50.00 per every 5 animals

*does not include individual animal license fees

Impound Licensed Unlicensed
First impound $15 .00 $25 .00
Second impound $25 .00 $50 .00
Third impound $50 .00 $100 .00
Fourth impound $75 .00 $150 .00

The above fees do not include $5.00 per day kennel charge


Burn Permit

City Park Reservation Contract

City Park Waiver Form

Complaint Commendation

Peddlers & Solicitors License Application

Vacation Watch

Walk In