Newport News, VA Police

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Newport News, Virginia Jail and Mugshot Information

Newport News, Virginia, is a city in southeastern Virginia, and it has a population of 180,726 people. Newport News is an independent city and is not included in a county. Newport News has a council-manager form of government. The Mayor of the city is McKinley L. Price. The City Manager is Cynthia D. Rohlf.

City of Newport News
2400 Washington Ave.
Newport News, VA 23607
757-933-2311

Newport News City Website

McKinley L. Price, Mayor
757-926-8403

For the year 2016, Newport News had a crime index of 311.8, which is higher than the United States national crime index of 280.5. During that year, there were 30 murders in Newport News. There were 478 assaults, 269 robberies, and 71 rapes. There were also 902 reported burglaries, 4,097 reported thefts, 580 reported auto thefts, and 51 reported arsons. As of March 2019, there were 533 registered sex offenders living in Newport News. The ratio of residents to registered sex offenders was 341 to 1.

For the year 2016, there were 6,435 crimes reported in Newport News, which gave the city a crime rate of 3,541 per 100,000 persons. This is higher than the Virginia state crime rate of 2,001 per 100,000 persons and the United States national crime rate of 2,745 per 100,000 persons. Property crime was the most common crime in Newport News.


Newport News, Virginia Police Station Information

The Newport News Police Department is located on Jefferson Avenue, and the Chief of Police is Steve R. Drew. Divisions within the department include investigations, management services, patrol, and support.

Newport News Police Department
9710 Jefferson Avenue
Newport News, VA 23605
757-928-4100

Newport News Police Dept
Newport News Police Facebook

A list of active warrants for the Newport News Police Department can be viewed online.

Newport News Active Warrants

Inmates are held at the Newport News City Jail. Inmates are allowed weekend 20-minute visits, with the visitation schedule being determined by the inmate’s last name. Visits are on a first-come, first-served basis. Online visitation is available in some circumstances on weekends, for a fee.

Newport News City Jail
224 26th St
Newport News, VA 23607
757-926-8535

Newport News City Jail

Police Records Requests in Newport News, Virginia

Records from the Newport News Police Department can be requested by contacting the Records Unit Manager.

Sgt. J. Paddleford, Records Unit Manager
paddlefordja@nnva.gov

Newport News Records Unit

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