Working Together To Positively Impact Our Neighborhoods
The Roanoke Police Department is proud to be a Certified Crime Prevention Community and is nationally accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).  We strive to work together with our citizens to make a positive impact on our community.

Experience A Taste Of What It's Like Being A Police Officer

For more information on the Department's Ride-Along Program, or to obtain an application to participate in the program, access our online form (PDF).  It's an excellent way to see the challenges our law enforcement officers face in the field everyday.

See Yourself In Blue

We are always looking for qualified, unique people to join our team.  If you have any questions about starting an exciting new career with the Roanoke Police Department, email us or call the Roanoke Police Training Academy, 540-853-2649.  For internship opportunities, please send us an email here.