The Harrisonburg Police Department recognizes seven geographic districts within the city which are overseen by Patrol Sergeants.
National Police Week is recognized during the week of May 15th.
Interim Chief Gabriel Camacho was named Interim Chief of Police for the City of Harrisonburg, Virginia on September 12, 2020.
Harrisonburg Police Department's Command Staff includes the Administrative Bureau, Operations Bureau, and Special Operations Bureau.
The Criminal Investigations Division is comprised of a lieutenant, detective sergeant, 9 detectives, a forensic evidence technician, a digital forensic examiner and an administrative assistant.
The Special Operations Division encompasses varying duties including traffic, criminal enforcement, public event safety and educational demonstrations are among the tasks completed on a daily basis.
Patrol Operations are the backbone of the Police Department. Officers respond on a daily basis to calls for service from the public and handle varying situations that require quick thinking, professionalism and problem solving skills.
Insight to the organization and structure of the Harrisonburg Police Department.
The Harrisonburg Community Police Academy is an opportunity to learn more about the various jobs and duties of HPD, including hands-on experiences with different scenarios that officers could encounter.
Information, news, events, and updates from the Harrisonburg Police Department.