Frequently Asked Questions

How do I contact the Police Department when I need an officer but it's not an emergency?
How do I pay a traffic fine?
How do I contact a particular police officer?
How do I get fingerprints taken?

The Lynchburg Police Department does not offer this as a service.  You may contact the Lynchburg General District Court at (434) 455-2646.

How can I request a ride along with LPD?

Please see: Ride Along Requests

How can I make a police report over the phone or online?

You can file a report online at Police 2 Citizen.  You can also call our Information Desk at (434) 455-6041. 

How can I become a Lynchburg police officer?

Please visit our employment page

How do I get a copy of a police report or an accident report?

For copies of police reports, please call our Records Unit at (434) 455-6069. For copies of accident reports, please contact the Virginia DMV

Where is the Lynchburg Police Department located?

The Lynchburg Public Safety Building is at 905 Court Street Lynchburg, VA 24504 and The Lynchburg Police Department West Building is at 805 Court Street Lynchburg, VA 24504

How do I compliment or submit a concern about an officer?

Contact our Professional Standards unit. 

What do I do if I'm stopped by the police?