Category: St. Charles County


Learn more about County government buildings and where to go for specific services. Original Source

Cyber Crime Division

The Cyber Crime Division is tasked primarily with conducting the forensic analysis of computers suspected to contain evidence of crimes and assisting detectives in conducting investigations in which computers are involved. Original Source

Low Cost Animal Programs

St. Charles County residents can apply to participate in low-cost vaccination, treatment and animal welfare programs to improve the lives of their pets. Original Source

Pet Food Pantry

Qualifying pet owners can receive free food for their dog or cat through St. Charles County’s Pet Food Pantry. The program will distribute dry pet food to participating families on an as-available basis. Original Source

Pet Fostering

For those who are unable to commit to full-time pet ownership, fostering an animal from the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center can help socialize and prepare them for a more permanent place to live. Foster parents receive support and resources during their commitment. Original Source

Community Programs

The Division of Humane Services strives to enhance animal welfare by improving the lives of pets, educating owners on responsible care and providing assistance to those in need. Original Source


A microchip can help ensure that a lost or missing pet is reunited with its family, even if tags are lost or removed. Original Source

Needed Donations

To help us care for animals and improve our facility, the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center appreciates donations from individuals and organizations. Original Source

Facilities Management

The St. Charles County Department of Facilities Management works to protect, safeguard and maintain all county buildings. Original Source

Airport – Smartt Field

Smartt Field is located less than 15 minutes from the attractions, shops and businesses of downtown St. Charles and is less than 30 minutes from St. Louis. Original Source

Health Services Division

The Division of Health Services works in cooperation with a variety of local, state, and federal agencies to improve the well-being of St. Charles County residents each year. Original Source

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sexually transmitted diseases are the most commonly reported infectious diseases in the United States, with chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis as the most common STDs. Original Source

Vital Records

The Division of Public Health receives the records of births, deaths and fetal deaths occurring in St. Charles County. Original Source

Bureau of Field Operations

This bureau consist of the Patrol Division, which operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with three different shifts. Original Source

Klondike Park

Klondike Park is 250 acres of scenic beauty nestled in Missouri’s wine country in Augusta. The park features more than four miles of natural and paved trails for hiking and biking, scenic views of the Missouri River, cabin and tent camping, picnic shelters, large fishing lake, and playgrounds for children. Original Source

Broemmelsiek Park

Broemmelsiek Park is 494 acres of natural beauty in Defiance, equipped with an off-leash dog area, astronomy viewing area, several large lakes for fishing and more than seven miles of multi-use trails for hiking, biking, and equestrian use! Original Source

Bureau of Administrative Services

The Bureau of Administrative Service (BAS) is responsible for performing a variety of complex management services to support the operation of the SCCPD. Original Source

Media/Public Information

The Public Affairs Office is responsible for disseminating accurate and timely information related to the SCCPD to the media and the public. The office also coordinates media relations, department hosted special events, and community presentation requests. Media and public information inquiries may be submitted to 636-949-3057 or via email. Original Source

The Park at New Melle Lakes

The former golf course property connects to other adjacent properties owned by the County to form a 400-acre park with exciting amenities and more to come in the future! Original Source

Down Payment Loan Program

The HOME St. Charles Program is an effort by the County to provide zero-interest down payment loans to income-eligible homebuyers. Original Source

Transportation Services Program

The Transportation Services Program provides transportation for eligible residents of the participating jurisdictions for necessary medical, shopping, and other essential services. Original Source

Home Improvement Programs

The Home Improvement Loan Program provides up to $5,000 as a 0% interest 5-year forgivable loan for home improvements to eligible participants. Original Source