Henrico County Police Division

Our Vision
To be cutting edge public-safety leaders dedicated to equality and civic trust.   

Our Mission
Provide innovative and collaborative police services for a safe and thriving Henrico.  

Our Values

  • Honor With integrity as our foundation, we earn the respect and trust of the public and each other.
  • Professionalism Professionalism is paramount; we achieve it through training and acting within the rule of law.
  • Commitment We are committed to preventing crime, preserving order and ensuring the safety of the public. 
  • Compassion We treat everyone with dignity and compassion, regardless of circumstance.
  • Accountability We hold ourselves to the highest standards of conduct while upholding the ideals of our Constitution and democratic society. 

Read our Guiding Principle

COVID-19 Service Updates

The following Henrico Police services will continue to be available by appointment only:

  • Fingerprinting services available Monday-Thursday, 8:15-3:45 p.m. Call (804) 501-4809 to schedule an appointment.
  • Property releases available by appointment Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Call (804) 501-4793 Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., to schedule an appointment. *New property release location: Henrico County Annex, 8040 Shrader Road

Additional Service Updates:

The Henrico Police Animal Shelter is open to visitors, however, appointments are still preferred. To schedule an appointment for the release, redemption or adoption of an animal, contact the shelter at (804) 727-8807, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

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

Now Accepting Applications for 911 Public Safety Dispatcher

The first, first responder. As a dispatcher, you are the critical link between those in need of emergency services, and those that provide it. Every day brings something new – a new set of challenges, people and opportunities. Plus, you’ll start earning an annual salary of $43,035 ($20.68 hourly) along with a generous benefits package on day one! Learn more and apply online by August 23, 2021. 

2020 Crime Statistics & Demographic Data

Police transparency - 2020 crime stats and demo dataHenrico County’s new Chief of Police, Eric English, is ushering in an era of transparency with crime data and police statistics. His goal: working together for a safer Henrico. 

38th Annual National Night Out

photo of 38th Annual National Night Out
Join Henrico Police and more than 38 million people in 16,000+ communities from all 50 states. The 36th Annual National Night Out will take place throughout communities in Henrico County on August 3, 2021 from 5:30-9:30 pm. All COVID-19 safety guidelines should be followed by all event coordinators and attendees.

Chief English announces new Vision, Mission, Values and Guiding Principle

Tri-Arc Accredited by CALEA

On March 26, 2021, the Henrico County Police Division was awarded TRI-ARC reaccreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). To date, Henrico Police is one of only 24 agencies worldwide to receive TRI-ARC reaccreditation. 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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