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Hopewell Police Department is committed to keeping you, your family, and the community safe through innovative strategies, community collaboration, and exemplary law enforcement service.


We, the members of the Hopewell Police Department, recognize our profound duty to uphold the public trust. We will consistently demonstrate loyalty, trust, respect, integrity, and honesty in all our endeavors. These values are the foundation upon which our professionalism is based.


The Hopewell Police Department will uphold the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Constitution of the United States while serving our diverse community with professionalism, integrity, justice, and with the highest moral and ethical standards with our highly trained, accredited workforce.

We are committed to the prevention of crime, the protection of life and property, and the preservation of peace and public order. We will continue to build upon our partnership with the community while enhancing the quality of life through innovative practices.

We aim to provide service of the highest standards to our community through collaboration and by creating an environment where our staff and our community will succeed in making Hopewell a great place to live, work and play.

About the Police Department Page

Our section of the website allows those who live, work, or otherwise frequent our City to become active partners with the Hopewell Police Department in combatting crime and enhancing the quality of life. This occurs by you being informed about our police department and the community, and by you informing us about concerns, problems, and relevant information that may result in our preventing criminal activity, solving crimes, and dealing with issues that may improve the quality of life in our community.

This section is an excellent example of our goal to strive for innovation and is one more way we endeavor to communicate with the members of our community. We hope your time visiting our website is informative; we also welcome your ideas to improve our website and our services.