Henrico County Police Division

Eight Henrico police officers standing in varied uniforms at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens


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. 


Due to the global outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the following services are being offered by appointment only beginning Monday, June 1: 
  • Fingerprinting services by the Criminal Records Unit will be provided by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please call (804) 501-4809 Mon.-Frin, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. to schedule an appointment.
  • Evidence property releases will be provided by appointment only on Mondays and Wednesdays. Please call (804) 501-4793 Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., to schedule an appointment.
  • To request an Incident Report, Accident Report or Criminal Background Check, please call (804) 501-4810, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Requests will be fulfilled electronically or via US Postal Service.

See additional details on modifications to police services or county-wide service modifications.

Now Hiring

Save lives. Bring calm to chaos. Pursue justice. 

Join Henrico Police as a Police Officer or 911 Dispatcher and make a difference every single day. 

The application process for our 74th Basic Police Academy is open now through January 4, 2021 and the next application process for 911 Public Safety Dispatchers will open soon – stay tuned! 

Our recruiters are eager to virtually connect and tell you about the career opportunities Henrico Police offers and what it takes to get you hired. Join us at one of our virtual info sessions, call/text our recruiters at (804) 393-1893, or email policerecruiting@henrico.us

Tri-Arc accredited by CALEA

photo of Tri-Arc accredited by CALEA

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.

7721 E. Parham Rd.
Henrico, VA 23294

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 90775
Henrico, VA 23273-0775


Police Non-Emergency
(804) 501-5000
General Information
(804) 501-4800

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