As an internationally accredited law enforcement agency, our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Henrico County through innovative crime prevention strategies and partnerships.
HONOR: As it is displayed in the integrity of our members, the trust we place in each other, and the respect we earn from and give to the public.
PROFESSIONALISM: In our response to the needs of the citizens and community. Professionalism is achieved through training, commitment, and acting within the rule of the law.
COMMITMENT: To the proactive prevention of crime in our County by achieving a close working association with all citizens in eliminating the opportunities for crime and reducing the fear of crime.
COMPASSION: In our response to victims and others in need. We strive to be compassionate by treating everyone with fairness, respect, and sincerity.
ACCOUNTABILITY: As we hold ourselves to the highest standards of conduct in performing our service to the community, embracing the ideals of our Constitution and democratic society.
We are accepting applications for the spring Citizens Police Academy and Senior Citizens Police Academy! Learn more and download and submit your application by Wednesday, January 31, 2018.
On March 25, 2017, the Henrico County Police Division was awarded the distinguished TRI-ARC accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The Henrico County Police Division becomes only the 17th law enforcement agency world-wide to attain this distinction and just the 16th in the United States. Read more about this distinguished accreditation here.