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Roanoke, Virginia Jail and Mugshot Information
Roanoke, Virginia, is a city in southwestern Virginia, and it has a population of 94,911 people. Roanoke is an independent city and is not located within a county. Roanoke has a council-manager form of government. The Mayor of the city is Sherman P. Lea, Sr. The City Manager is Bob Cowell.
City of Roanoke
Noel C. Taylor Municipal Building
215 Church Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24011
Sherman P. Lea, Sr., Mayor
Bob Cowell, City Manager
For the year 2016, Roanoke had a crime index of 328.8, which is higher than the United States national crime index of 273.6. During that year, there were 13 murders in Roanoke. There were 247 assaults, 117 robberies, and 36 rapes. There were also 423 reported burglaries, 3,549 reported thefts, 223 reported auto thefts, and 29 reported arsons. As of March 2019, there were 482 registered sex offenders living in Roanoke. The ratio of residents to registered sex offenders was 209 to 1.
For the year 2016, there were 4,895 crimes reported in Roanoke, which gave the city a crime rate of 4,894 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 Roanoke.
Roanoke, Virginia Police Station Information
The Roanoke Police Department is located on Campbell Avenue, and the Chief of Police is Tim Jones. Divisions within the department include uniform operations, investigations and support services, criminal investigations, and community policing.
Roanoke Police Department
348 Campbell Avenue SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Time Jones, Chief of Police
Active warrants for the Roanoke County area can be viewed online.
Inmates are held at the Roanoke City Jail. Visitation is by video only, and inmates are allowed two 20-minute lobby visits per week. Visits must be scheduled in advance. Visitation can be scheduled on Monday-Friday, from 9 am to 11 am and from 1 pm to 4 pm, and on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 7:30 pm to 11 pm. The jail can house more than 800 inmates.
Roanoke City Jail
324 Campbell Avenue SW
Roanoke, VA 24016
Police Records Requests in Roanoke, Virginia
Information about requesting records from the Roanoke Police Department can be viewed online.