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Call 911 for Emergencies.

For non-emergencies,
call (910) 433-1529.
To make an anonymous tip,
call (910) 483-TIPS (8477).

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • When do I call 911?

  • How and when do I report suspicious activity?

  • How do I file a complaint or compliment on an employee of the police department?

  • How do I find out that status of my case?

  • How do I get a copy of a Police Incident or Accident Report?

  • Whom should I contact about employment opportunities with the police department?

  • How can I obtain annual statistical information based upon records of police internal affairs investigations?

  • Can a police report be taken over the telephone?

  • How do I get a background check/fingerprints on myself for employment purposes?

  • How do I get a concealed weapons permit?

  • What do I do if I am involved in a vehicle crash?