What are the operating hours for police administration?
The operating hours for police administration is from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Friday.
How do I apply to become a police officer with RPD?
See information HERE
I would like to move to Reidsville and wish to find out about crime in a certain area. How do I research this?
To research crime in a certain area, visit our
public mapping site at www.raidsonline.com. Click on the state
of North Carolina, then choose Reidsville from the drop box. To the left of the
screen will be all of your search options.
How may I obtain a copy of a police report?
To receive a copy of a police report, call 336-349-1010 and select Option 1, or go to the Police Department at 220 W Morehead St. and provide someone in Support Services with your name or report number. If you live out of town or are unable to get to the Police Department, the police report can also be faxed or emailed to you. We typically do not give out any formation over the phone.
Who do I contact for more information on registering a firearm or obtaining a concealed carry permit?
Visit the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Department page.
I have spotted a suspicious person in my neighborhood/near my work place, etc. How do I report this?
RPD encourages you to call our central dispatch center at 336-643-3300 anytime you feel that a suspicious person may be in your area. Be sure to describe the person and/or vehicle, if possible, to the operator so an officer can recognize the person or vehicle on arrival to the scene.
I need to be fingerprinted for an employment application. Where can I go to have this done?
We do job applicant fingerprints at the Police Department on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. until noon and on Thursdays from 2 until 5 p.m. Please be sure to pay at City Hall (next door to the Police Department) prior to coming to the Police Department. The fees are $5 for residents who live inside the City limits and $10 for those who live out in the County. You can come to the Police Department building and someone in Support Services will get someone to fingerprint you.
Where can I pay a traffic ticket or get more information on an outstanding ticket?
Call the Rockingham County Clerk of Court at 336-634-6000.
Are police reports regarding juveniles public record?
No. North Carolina law states that all law enforcement records and files involving
juveniles are not public records. The publication of pictures of runaway
juveniles is done with parental consent.