The town of Orestes, Indiana is located approximately 5 miles east of Elwood and 3 miles west of Alexandria in Madison County, Indiana. Orestes is the home of Red Giant, Inc., the parent company of Red Gold www.redgold.com
, and the annual Oak Tree Festival.
The department consists of several officers with various training, experience, and specialties.
The department currently has multiple marked and unmarked vehicles at its disposal. The Orestes Police Department primarily patrols the streets of Orestes, but when needed is also available to assist other local departments such as the Madison County Sheriff's Department http://www.madisoncountyindiana.us
, Alexandria Police Department, Elwood Police Department, and the Frankton Police Department. We have a very close working relationship with these surrounding departments.