Divisions, Sections & Units

The Arlington County Police Department is committed to effectively communicating to ensure the public's trust while being transparent and accountable with the Arlington Community. For general police inquiries, email police@arlingtonva.us. If you are in need of police assistance, call the Emergency Communications Center at 703-558-2222 or 9-1-1 in an emergency. 

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Office of the Chief

Community Engagement Division

Criminal Investigations Division

Operations Division

Systems Management Division







24-Hour Emergency Hotlines

Police Non-Emergency Numbers

Community Resource Numbers

  • Emergency Behavioral Health: 703-228-5160
  • Homeless Services and Shelter Hotline (available 24/7): 703-228-1010
  • Adult Protective Services (abuse, neglect or exploitation of persons 65 and over): 703-228-1700
  • Batterers Intervention Program (Abuser Counseling): 703-228-0901
  • Doorways for Women and Families Hotline: 703-237-0881
  • Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court: 703-228-4500
  • Rape Crisis/Sexual Assault Counseling: 703-237-0881

Media Inquiries

Media Relations & Public Affairs Office703-228-5050 | Email the Media Office