The James City County Police Department provides police services in all areas of the County including community services, animal control, patrol, investigations, and traffic enforcement. The Department also offers a wide array of crime prevention services, community outreach programs, and citizen classes. We invite you to explore our website to find out more.
Our mission is to perform duties and fulfill the responsibilities of enforcing the law, preserving the peace, and providing police services to improve the quality of life for all citizens living in our jurisdiction. Our actions are driven by a philosophy of community policing. We provide a wide array of police services through patrol, general investigations, narcotics investigations, crime prevention, traffic, and school resource officers.
The Department has more than 100 sworn law enforcement officers (including auxiliary) and responds to over 22,000 calls for service each year.
The Tri-Rivers Drug Task Force arrested an individual in connection with the illegal distribution of marijuana at King J Tobacco & Vape on Jan. 31 Read on...
Police are attempting to identify a suspect involved in an armed robbery that occurred on the morning of Jan. 25 Read on...
Police to Citizen (P2C): Empowering Citizens with Information
The Police Department is committed to providing quality service around the clock. File police reports, search for public safety incidents and arrests, obtain copies of crash reports, and access other useful information within our new P2C tools.
These features are intended to provide convenience and greater access to public information. Please contact us if you have feedback or questions regarding these Police to Citizen online services. Visit our P2C site or click the button below to file a report.
Mark JamisonPolice Chief
4600 Opportunity Way
Williamsburg, VA 23188
PO Box 8784
Williamsburg, VA 23187
Phone 757-253-1800Fax 757-229-8729Emergency Phone 911
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- I want to learn more about police oversight, training, background checks and use of force.
Learn more about Police oversight, training, background checks, use of force and more.
- How do I report a crime in progress?
Report a crime in progress by calling 757-566-0112 or 911 if an emergency. Crimes must be reported by phone; crimes should not be reported via email or social media.
- How can I report a crime (not in progress) or speak with an officer?
Call the James City County Police Department at 757-566-0112 to speak with an officer.