About Us

The James City County Police Department provides police services in all areas of the County including community services, animal control, patrol, investigations and traffic enforcement. The Department also offers a wide array of crime prevention services, community outreach programs and citizen classes. We invite you to explore our website to find out more.

Our mission is to perform duties and fulfill responsibilities of enforcing the law, preserving the peace and providing police services in order to improve the quality of life for all citizens living in our jurisdiction. Our actions are driven by a philosophy of community policing. We provide a wide array of police services through patrol, general investigations, narcotics investigations, crime prevention, traffic and school resource officers.

The Department has more than 100 sworn law enforcement officers (including auxiliary) and responds to over 22,000 calls for service each year.

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Police to Citizen (P2C): Empowering Citizens with Information

The Police Department is committed to providing quality service around the clock. Search for public safety incidents and arrests, obtain copies of crash reports and access other useful information within our new P2C tools.

These features are intended to provide convenience and greater access to public information. Please contact us if you have feedback or questions regarding these Police to Citizen online services. Visit our P2C site.

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    Police Make Arrest in Homicide

    Police have made an arrest in connection with the Sept. 13 homicide. Read on...
  2. Police Vehicle

    Police Respond to Shooting

    On Aug. 30, police were called to the100 block of Lafayette Boulevard regarding gunshots. Read on...
  3. Police Vehicle

    Police Respond to Fatal Traffic Crash

    Police respond to a fatal traffic crash on Humelsine Parkway West at the Olde Towne Road Overpass. Read on...
  4. Police Vehicle

    Police File Charges in Shots Fired Incident

    Police responded to the 7-Eleven located at 4840 Longhill Road regarding multiple gunshots on Aug. 24, 2022. Read on...
  5. Ernst 22002410 news flash

    Police Investigate Robbery at Dollar General

    Police responded to a robbery at the Dollar General on Richmond Road. Read on...
  6. Christopher Scott Jones

    Police File Attempted Rape Charge

    Christopher Scott Jones of Newport News has been charged with attempted rape. Read on...
  7. Sten 22001719 news flash

    Police Request Assistance in Identifying Suspects

    The larcenies from motor vehicles occurred in the Stonehouse neighborhood in the overnight hours of May 28 to May 29. Read on...
  8. Sten 22001749 news flash

    Police Seek Suspect in Theft from Vehicles

    Police seek suspect in thefts from unlocked motor vehicles in the Fenwick Hills neighborhood. Read on...
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    Police Investigate Incidents of Thefts from Unlocked Vehicles

    Don’t become a victim! Remove your valuables & lock your car doors. Read on...
  10. Sten 22001680 news flash

    Police Seek Suspect in Theft from Unlocked Vehicles Incidents

    Police are seeking a suspect in theft from unlocked vehicles incidents that occurred in the Governor's Land neighborhood. Read on...
  11. Renwick 22001773 newsflash

    Police Investigate Larceny

    Police Investigate a larceny from the Polo Outlet. Read on...
  12. Lock Your Car Doors

    Police Remind Citizens to Lock Vehicle Doors

    Always remove personal items from your vehicle, and always lock your car doors. Read on...
  13. Most Wanted NF1

    Most Wanted

    Citizens are not to make any attempt to apprehend anyone who may be wanted. Read on...
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