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Click the here to view the RPD’s presentation to the CRB Task Force

City of Richmond Official COVID-19 Updates

RPD COVID-19 Information


In The News

‘I will be there’: Injured RPD officer not letting protests deter him from helping community (WWBT, NBC12)

Injured Richmond officer recounts burning sensation, welts after riot outside RPD HQ (WABC, ABC8)

Richmond Police officer recounts being injured during violent protest (WTVR, CBS6)

Other In The News Items


Recruitment with Major Goins

Chief Gerald M. Smith's Second Quarter Report to the Community


Chief Gerald Smith provides information to the public about the officer-involved shooting on July 25.


Press Conference July 6


Here are some helpful ways to prevent package thefts.


RPD Report to the Community - First Quarter - 2022

Chief Gerald M. Smith shares crime stats and RPD initiatives from the first quarter of 2022.

Prevent Auto Theft

Lieutenant Hogan reminds everyone that - even when making a quick stop - turn off your car and take your keys to help prevent auto theft.


Click to view the Find the Way video
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“As we continue to re-open following the pandemic – we must all focus our efforts at mitigating this other health crisis – the calamity of opioid abuse." said Richmond Police Chief Gerald M. Smith. "If you or a loved one is suffering with addiction I urge you to seek treatment from the region’s health professionals or reach out to one of our officers for guidance to help find the way.”

Crime in Richmond - By the Numbers

City Crime Stats

Weekly & Year to Date

Internal Affairs/Use of Force YTD stats -- Click to view

View Internal Affairs Complaints
IAD Complaints will be posted the first of each month by 9 AM (Unless it is a City Holiday).

RAIDS Online - City Crime Stats

RAIDS Online Daily Crime Reports Quick Tips


Richmond's Precinct Lineup

First Precinct Lineup

First Precinct

Second Precinct Lineup

Second Precinct

Third Precinct Lineup

Third Precinct

Fourth Precinct Lineup

Fourth Precinct

Click on your precinct’s photo to view the list and contact information of those representing your neighborhood.

To find your precinct:

  1. Visit Richmond Property Search
  2. Type your address and select your property
  3. Click the services tab. Under “Public Safety” you will find “Police Precinct” and “Police Sector.”

Richmond Va Police Department Training

RPD Training

Neighbors By Ring

Neighbors By Ring

The Richmond Police Department has joined the free Neighbors app by Ring to provide citizens of the city with real-time, local crime and safety information.

The Neighbors network already has millions of users and has been instrumental in catching package thieves, stopping burglaries, and keeping neighborhoods safe.

More Information about Neighbors by Ring...

Mission StatementExcellence Integrity Justice


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