The police department does not issue concealed weapons permits. You can contact the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) at (910) 323-1500 to apply for this type of permit.
How do I file a complaint or compliment on an employee of the police department?
Contact the Internal Affairs Unit at (910) 433-1820 during normal business hours or an on duty supervisor after hours. Complaints/Compliments can also be submitted via the website.
How do I find out that status of my case?
You may contact the officer that took the initial report and speak with him or her directly at (910) 433-1885.
If your case has been assigned to an investigator for further follow-up, you may contact the Investigative Division at (910) 433-1856 and speak with the investigator assigned to your case. If your case involves a juvenile (anyone under 16 years of age), you should contact Youth Services at (910) 433-1851.
How do I get a copy of a Police Incident or Accident Report?
You may get a copy of a report at the Police Administration Building located at 467 Hay Street from the Central Records Unit. Incident Reports are also available for download from our website. There is no charge for a copy. Accidents reports are not currently available online, but can be obtained by contacting the Central Records Unit located in the Main Administration Building at 467 Hay Street. The more information you have, to include the report number, the more readily your report can be located. Digital copies of accident reports are also available for purchase from Carfax by visiting their website at http://www.crashdocs.org/
Whom should I contact about employment opportunities with the police department?
Contact City Personnel at (910) 433-1635 located at 433 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC or the Training and Education Center at (910) 433-1903, located at 675 N. Eastern Blvd., Fayetteville, NC 28301.
How can I obtain annual statistical information based upon records of police internal affairs investigations?
Contact the Internal Affairs Unit at (910) 433-1820 during normal business hours for a copy of the IAU annual report containing statistical summary information. You may also download and print a copy of the report.
Can a police report be taken over the telephone?
Yes, in some cases where a police officer's response is not needed, the Teleserve Unit can take a report over the phone by calling (910) 433-1529/1530. Some reports can also be filed online, please Go to http://P2C.faypd.com for more information on filing a report online.
How and when do I report suspicious activity?
If you see something, say something! Report any activity that seems out of the ordinary and help stop a crime before it is committed. Call 911 for immediate police response.
When do I call 911?
If you are having an emergency that requires immediate police and/or fire response. You can also call 911 if you need an officer to respond to your location to take a police and/or accident report.
How do I get a background check/fingerprints on myself for employment purposes?
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office conducts background checks and fingerprinting to the public. Contact the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at (910) 323-1500 for more information.