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Looking for an exciting career with RPD?  Use the following phone number and email to connect with our Recruitment Unit.

Phone (804) 646-6733



City of Richmond Police Department


Submit a Commendation or Complaint


Phone Numbers:

Emergency: 911
Call if you can, text if you can’t

Non-Emergency or to file a Police Report:
(804) 646-5100


FOIA Requests
Phone: (804) 646-5147


Media Relations
Police Media Relations
Phone: (804) 646-0607


200 West Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23220

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K-9 Unit

The Richmond Police Department’s K-9 Unit is made up of 11 K-9 officers and 12 K-9s, including eight patrol dogs, three drug dogs and one bloodhound. Each K-9 team goes through a 12- to 14-week basic training school. Richmond K9 is fortunate to have certified trainers and Master trainers through the Virginia Police Work Dog Association. The breed of dogs varies, but includes German Shepherds, Belgian Malinois, Labrador Retriever and Bloodhound.

Want to know more about the K-9 Unit, such as its history, photos and how you can support the unit? Please check out the RPD K-9 Units Instagram page and the Friends of Richmond K-9 Instagram page

Meet the RPD K-9 Unit

K-9 Sergeant Stuart Hannah and K-9 Ares

K-9 Sergeant Stuart Hannah & K-9 Ares


Officer Kevin Mills and K-9 Sarik

Officer Kevin Mills
K-9 Sarik


Officer Meridith Mullins and K-9 Sophie

Officer Meridith Mullins
K-9 Sophie


Officer Robin Robinson and K-9 Sara

Officer Robin Robinson
K-9 Sara


Officer Walter Stone and K-9 Macon

Officer Walter Stone
K-9 Macon

Officer Wes Moore and K-9 Sabot

Officer Wes Moore
K-9 Sabot

Officer James Turner and K-9 Arek

Officer James Turner
K-9 Arek

Officer Sammy Hernandez and K-9 Niko

Officer Sammy Hernandez
K-9 Niko

Officer Anthony Jackson and K-9 Hopper

Officer Anthony Jackson
K-9 Hopper

Officer Montague Agee and K-9 Phantom

Officer Montague Agee
K-9 Phantom

  Officer Fred Bates and K-9 Buckshot

Officer Fred Bates
K-9 Buckshot


In Memory Of

K-9 Koda

K-9 Koda
EOW: 7/10/2012

K-9 Bart

K-9 Bart

K-9 Bulitt

K-9 Bulitt

K-9 Unit in the News