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Youth Engagement
Youth Engagement


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Community Engagement


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The Richmond Police Department is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA).


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Gun250 Tip program

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Richmond police Department Body Worn Cameras

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RPD Taser Training


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The Homicide Support Group is here - Click to view the video

When your world is shattered by the loss of a family member to violence - you can find yourself in a lonely place.

But you are not alone.

The Homicide Support Group is here - with arms wide open.

As you can see in the quick video - the Group meets once a month but the care, connections with others and the relief shared by members last all month long.

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Places of Worship Safety & Awareness Forum - Click to enlarge

Places of Worship Safety & Awareness Forum

Places of worship have a unique challenge when it comes to crime prevention, security, and safety. They want to be open and welcoming to the community outside while also protecting the people and property inside. With some awareness and thoughtful planning it is possible to be both hospitable and careful.
When: Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00 a.m.

Registration is available online


Click to view the 2017 Mid Year Report


Keep Corners Clear

Keep Corners Clear

Parking too close to an intersection is a safety issue - and can result in a ticket. Fourth Precinct Motors Officer Todd Hall explains the safety issue - and introduces the concept of precinct-level Motors units in this quick video. Keep Corners Clear!

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Drugged Driving

Use of illicit* drugs or misuse of prescription drugs can make driving a car unsafe—just like driving after drinking alcohol. Drugged driving puts the driver, passengers, and others who share the road at risk.

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Blue Line Times


Citizen’s Police Academy gives residents glimpse into law enforcement

After Svondai Brown lost her godson on Christmas Eve last year, she thought she’d like to become a police officer.

She already had an impressive résumé of philanthropy from volunteering with Project:HOMES, a group that helps elderly Richmond residents with making their homes more accessible, to hosting an annual Easter event in the city. But the loss caused her to see what more she could do in the community.

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Americans’ Respect For Police Soars To Highest Point In 50 Years, Survey Finds. Photo Credit:Joshua Lott/Getty Images

Americans' Respect for Police Surges

Three in four Americans (76%) say they have "a great deal" of respect for the police in their area, up 12 percentage points from last year.

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