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"To preserve a safe and secure environment by providing fair, friendly, and professional Law Enforcement to our community" 

The Poquoson Police Department proudly services the City of Poquoson by enforcing the laws and regulations of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Ordinances of the City of Poquoson. By preventing and deterring crime in Poquoson, the Police Department preserves and maintains a safe and secure living and business environment in Poquoson. In day-to-day activities, the Poquoson Police Department provides assistance and friendly service to all persons in our city, while in emergency situations it provides on the scene medical assistance to all persons in need.

Do Your Part

Assist the City of Poquoson and the Poquoson Police Department by reporting crimes to the Peninsula Area Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. All calls are anonymous and confidential. Those who help can also receive a $1,000 reward.

Community Policing Data

In accordance with the Code of of Virginia §15.2-1609 and SB 5030, data collected on investigatory traffic stops and detentions can be requested by following this link https://data.virginia.gov/dataset/community-policing-data or by contacting the Poquoson Police Department at (757) 868-3501.

Virginia State Police

To find out more information about the State Police Department or the sex offender and crimes against minors registry program which is statutorily provided through Section 19.2-390.1 (para. D) of the Code of Virginia contact the Virginia State Police.