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Roanoke County Police is recruiting now! Learn how you can forge your path and make a difference in your community on our Career Opportunities page.   

Updated Starting Salary effective July 1, 2023

About Our Department

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. View our organizational chart to learn more. These employees do their best to provide the citizens of Roanoke County with excellent police service. See more Career Opportunities.

  1. R. M. Poindexter

    Chief of Police

  2. Physical Address
    Public Safety Center
    5925 Cove Rd.
    Roanoke, VA 24019

    Emergency:  911


    Language Assistance - Asistencia lingüística

    Office Hours
    Monday through Friday 
    8:00 am to 5:00 pm

    Lobby Hours
    Monday through Friday
    7:00 am to 10:00 pm

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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 1992.