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chief wolskiWelcome to the Richmond Police Department.  

The Richmond Police Department was founded in 1834 with Isaac Barnes serving as the first high constable (similar to a chief) and one constable (police officer), Charles O’Hara.  Today, the Richmond Police Department has a budgeted staff of seventy-two sworn police officers and fifteen office support personnel with additional school crossing guards and a group of dedicated volunteer reserve police officers and support volunteers. 

On the following pages you will find links to many common and useful informational pieces regarding how to file minor incident reports on line; obtain copies of traffic accident reports;  contact various divisions and members of your police department, crime information regarding your neighborhood, and the various services we provide to you as an individual , citizen or for your group or organization.

Thank you for visiting the Richmond Police Department.  We are proud to serve you.

Kris J. Wolski

Chief of Police