The vision of the Roanoke Rapids Police Department is to strive to be a progressive law enforcement agency that provides a crime-free and safe environment for the community, through strategic policing, integrity and strong community partnerships. We are dedicated to providing innovative problem-solving efforts fostering confidence within the community.
Our Mission Statement
The Roanoke Rapids Police Department shall provide a safe community by maintaining a proactive approach in the prevention, detection, and investigation of criminal activity. This will be accomplished through the highest ethical and professional standards in partnership with the community we serve. This will build positive partnerships with citizens and leaders of our community to both increase legitimacy and enhance public safety.