New Roanoke County Police recruits must complete the seven (7) month Roanoke County Criminal Justice Academy and three (3) months of field training before becoming a certified law enforcement officer. >> Learn More About the Roanoke County Criminal Justice Academy.
Please see a complete list of Police Officer Selection Requirements (PDF) or Civilian Selection Requirements to view Selection Requirements and Disqualifications.
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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.