Leadership

Catrina A. ThompsonLetter from the Chief

It 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.