About Us

City of Fayetteville Police DepartmentResponsibilities

The City of Fayetteville Police Department is a state-certified and state-accredited agency dedicated to reducing crime and helping preserve the community’s exceptional quality of life.


While a majority of Police Department personnel are assigned to the Uniform Patrol Division, others serve in Criminal Investigations, Professional Standards, and Administration. Together, these law enforcement professionals serve the community with proactivity and well-trained responsiveness.

Mission Statement

The men and women of the Fayetteville Police Department are committed to protect life, property, and the constitutional guarantees of all citizens. With community partnership as our foundation, we are entrusted to enhance the quality of life, seek solutions to community problems, and foster a sense of peace and security for all people within our city. We will honor the trust placed in us by holding ourselves to the highest standards of professional police conduct.