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. Two Vehicle Crash on Garst Mill Rd

    On 5-19-20, the Roanoke County Police Department responded to a two vehicle crash on Garst Mill Road. Read on...
  2. Multiple Vehicle Crash on Catawba Valley Dr

    UPDATE (05/20/2020) - On Tuesday May 19, 2020, a Jeep SUV driven by Heather Jones was traveling northbound on Catawba Valley Dr. in Roanoke County. Read on...

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