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Roanoke County Police
Howard B. Hall
Chief of Police

Public Safety Center
5925 Cove Rd.
Roanoke, VA  24019

Office of the Chief
Ph: (540) 777-8601
Fx: (540) 777-9768

Emergency: 9-1-1
Ph: (540) 562-3265

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Roanoke County Police Department strives to provide the citizens of Roanoke County with the best possible police services. The department does this through many successful community programs and a dedicated workforce.

National Accreditation

The Roanoke County Police Department is nationally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. The department has maintained national accreditation since November 1997.


The department has an assigned strength of 140 sworn officers and 16 civilian support staff positions. These employees do their best to provide the citizens of Roanoke County excellent police service.

Roanoke Collision Reporting Center

Effective September 15, 2016: Roanoke County Police will be using the Roanoke Collision Reporting Center to process collision reports for property damage and insurance claims.

Roanoke Collision Center
631 Abney Road NW, Roanoke, Virginia 24012
(540) 512-9879

Download the Collision Reporting Center brochure for more information about what to do if you are involved in collision. Visit Accident Support Services International Ltd (ASSI) website for more information.

Report Littering

To help keep our community clean, residents can use the button below to report littering incidents they witness.

Report Littering

News - View All
South County Business Burglar Arrested
Following a string of burglaries at businesses along Electric Road and Brambleton Avenue, Roanoke County Police received an anonymous tip identifying an individual in security video that was released to the public through the media. Read on...
Police Investigate Vehicle Vandalism
(ROANOKE COUNTY) May 13, 2017 - The Roanoke County Police Department is investigating an incident of several vehicles damaged in parking areas of the Villages of Garst Creek Apartments between 11:30 PM on May 12, 2017 and 6:00 AM on May 13, 2017. Read on...
Police Advise of New No Parking Zones and Signage At McAfee Knob
Additional No Parking and Tow Away Zone signs have been installed this week in the prohibited areas. Read on...