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 1992.


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.

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  1. Malicious Wounding

    On March 24, 2020 at approximately 01:06 am officers with the Roanoke County Police Department responded to a disturbance with weapons call at 4333 Electric Rd (Copper Croft Apts.). Read on...
  2. Coronavirus Update

    Get the Latest Coronavirus Info on Roanoke County’s Website

    Roanoke County encourages residents to educate themselves and stay up-to-date on the latest news about Coronavirus (COVID-19) at www.roanokecountyva.gov/coronavirus ... Read on...

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