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Last Updated: 2009-11-15

Youth Engagement
Youth Engagement


Community Engagement
Community Engagement


CALEA Accreditation Logo
The Richmond Police Department is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).


RAIDS Online Crime Mapping Website
RAIDS Online Daily Crime Reports


Richmond police Department Body Worn Cameras


Red Light Cameras are now in Richmond Questions? Click Here.


Richmond Police Department Partners with Nextdoor, the Private Social Network for Neighborhoods
NextDoor.com Website


NAO Postcard ... Click to enlarge
NAO Information

Independence Day Road Closures and Tow Zones

Independence Day Road Closures and Tow Zones

Tow Zones    Road Closures


Chief Durhams Town Hall Meetings

Town Hall Meetings

The Department recently concluded a series of Town Hall meetings with Chief Durham and the Command Staff speaking briefly about community issues before inviting citizens to share their concerns and have an open dialog with officers of their police department.

Click to view the Chiefs presentation...

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Officer Jerry Baskette cleans a basketball court with a citizen

Officer Jerry Baskette cleans a basketball court with a citizen

Video courtesy of Candice Smith, NBC12 reporter.

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Gun250 Tip program

Gun250 Tip program - Click to enlarge...

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The Richmond Police Department Deploys Body-Worn Cameras

Richmond police Department Body Worn Cameras

Body-camera Faqs    RPD General Order


2016 Good News Calendar

This clip comes to us from the Hillside neighborhood where we have seen some of the most friendly (though certainly not the fastest) First Precinct officers.

The kids showed Officer Rashad Martin - recently graduated from the Academy and in field training - and Officer Gregory Helfrecht their speed (and perhaps the benefits of getting an early jump in a foot race!)

Good News Calendar...


Sergeant and Officer of the Quarter: January - March 2016

Sergeant of the Month
Sergeant Brian Prendergast
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Officer of the Month
Officer Alex Johnson
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How are we doing?

How are we doing?

The Richmond Police Department wants to know your opinion of the services we provide to our citizens. Your views and perception of the Department are very important to us. Please take a moment to complete this survey. Your responses will remain anonymous.



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Excellence Integrity Justice

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