Calls for Service data is collected through the CAD system when an officer is dispatched to a request for service by a citizen or when the officer initiates the activity (such as stopping a vehicle or checking a building). Calls for Service reports are updated on a weekly to biweekly basis.
Roanoke County Police submits crime data to the Virginia Department of State Police on a monthly basis. From this data and data collected from other Virginia agencies, the Virginia Department of State Police produces an annual report on Crime in Virginia. Part I Uniform Crime Report data reported to Roanoke County Police are listed below. This list is updated on a weekly to biweekly basis.