Welcome to the Town of Tazewell, Virginia Police Department’s website, brought to you by the men and women of the Tazewell Police Department.I am honored to serve this beautiful community alongside the outstanding men and women of this Department. The Tazewell Police Department is responsible for the primary delivery of law enforcement services to the Town of Tazewell. Policing in Tazewell is founded upon the tenets of Community Policing. Community Policing is a philosophy and an organizational strategy that promotes a partnership between people and their police. It is clear that a solid community partnership is the most effective way of securing our communities, making them safer for all of us. I would like to thank the officers, the citizens and our businesses that support this approach.The changes in technology over the years, has increased our department’s capability to provide the most up to date and professional work by the most dedicated employees any organization would be proud to employ. Technology has dramatically increased our ability to provide you, our customers, with the information you desire.A special thank you goes out to the Town Manager and our elected officials for their support, without whom we would not be able to provide effective and professional police services. With everyone’s continued support we can achieve even more success. Together we can keep Tazewell safe.Thank you for your support.
The annual Kid’s Fishing Day was held on Saturday, October 4, 2014, at Dunford Park in Tazewell.
This was a free event hosted by the Town of Tazewell Police Department, and though the day was chilly, the kids did not seem to mind:
What is it? What are the objectives?
The Tazewell Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy is designed for citizens of the Town of Tazewell and surrounding areas who desire a better understanding of law enforcement activities in their community. To some c
The Town of Tazewell and the Tazewell County Board of Supervisors held a dinner on February 4, 2014 at the Fuller Peery building, in honor of the emergency responders who responded to the New Year's Eve fire on Main Street.
Tazewell County Board of Supervisor
2012 Driving Statistics, from Tazewell Police Department Chief Dewitt Cooper:
- 107,240 traffic crashes in Virginia (11% decrease)
- 58,547 people were injured in crashes on Virginia roadways (7% decrease)
- 773 people died in crashes in Virginia (DMV preli