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Mission - The City of Asheville Police Department is dedicated to providing public safety and maintaining order; enforcing the laws of North Carolina, upholding the United States Constitution and enhancing national security. The City of Asheville is committed to supporting a safe city with safe neighborhoods.
About the Department - The Asheville Police Department is made up of 241 sworn and non-sworn men and women. The department also utilizes the strengths, experiences and specialties of more than 150 volunteers. The Asheville Police Department is a nationally accredited police department through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.
Guiding Principles - The Asheville Police Department will achieve its mission by committing to excellence through:
- Integrity - Honesty, compassion, trust, and accountability. Police officers have the courage to do what is morally, ethically, and legally right regardless of risk.
- Fairness - The Police Department will treat everyone impartially without favoritism or bias.
- Respect - The Police Department will treat everyone with dignity and courtesy without prejudice.
- Professionalism - The Police Department will deliver quality services through cooperation, open communication and a commitment to continuous improvement.
Strategic Operating Plan
|The Asheville Police Department is in the process of developing a Strategic Operating Plan that will identify goals and objectives for the department over the next three years.
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Noise Ordinance Appeals Board
Notice of Hearing Cancellation
ASHEVILLE - The regularly scheduled meeting of the Noise Ordinance Appeals Board for February 27, 2014, has been cancelled as no appeals or complaints have been filed. Please contact Ms. Janet Lampkin at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Janet Lampkin, Administrative Assistant, 259-5813
APD Quick Links
Asheville Police Department
Location: 100 Court Plaza, Asheville, NC, 28801
Mailing: P.O. Box 7148, Asheville, NC 28802
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday
Non-emergency: (828) 252-1110
Chief’s Office: (828) 259-5855
Chief's email: email@example.com