Police Department Staff and Contact Information

Chief Of Police

Chief Catrina A. Thompson

Chief Catrina ThompsonIt is an honor to serve as the Chief of Police of the Winston-Salem Police Department. The Winston-Salem Police Department is a full-service, nationally accredited police department with an authorized strength of 570 sworn police officers and a civilian staff of 173. We are committed to providing exceptional law enforcement services, delivered by highly trained professionals who are held to the highest standards. We are committed to working with the community we serve to ensure a safe city and improve the quality of life for all residents. Please feel free to contact me or any member of the Winston-Salem Police Department if you ever need assistance.

Investigative Services Bureau

Assistant Chief Natoshia V. Miles  

Support Services Bureau Commander

Field Services Bureau Commander

Assistant Chief Wilson S. Weaver II

... to protect and to serve

Police Department Organizational Chart [pdf/395kb/15p]

Contact Information:

PATROL STAFF CONTACT LIST BY DISTRICT [pdf/345kb/4p] revised January 19, 2019



Information and Non-Emergency 773-7700
CrimeStoppers 727-2800
CrimeStoppers - En Español 728-3904
Cold Case Homicide - TIPS Line 726-2039
Community Resource Unit 773-7835
Domestic Violence/Victim Assistance Unit 773-7860, 773-7741
False Alarm Reduction Unit 773-7886
Neighborhood Watch 757-2017
Records 773-7922
Recruiting 773-7925
Telcom Unit 773-7700
Traffic Enforcement Unit 773-7832
Warrants 917-7695


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