Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force (MINE)

The Urbandale Police Department participates in a multi-jurisdictional drug task force called the Mid-Iowa Narcotics Enforcement Task Force (M.I.N.E.). The task force is comprised of 18 state and local law enforcement agencies with a primary objective of investigating all levels of drug violations and vice related crimes.

The Urbandale Police Department currently has one sergeant and one investigator assigned to the task force.

In 2018, the Urbandale sergeant and investigator investigated a total of 80 drug and vice complaints/cases within the city limits of Urbandale.