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Posted on: November 22, 2016

CPD Operating on Modified Response

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As a proactive measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Charlottesville Police Department will modify its responses to non-emergency calls. A return to full services will be determined at a later date

What this means: CPD will continue to respond to emergency calls, however we will be expanding our online and Telephone Reporting Unit (TRU). For your reporting convenience,  TRU will be staffed by police officers, 24 hours a day, and seven days a week.

Reporting options include the following:

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  • annoying phone calls
  • credit card fraud
  • fraud-false pretenses
  • identity theft
  • wire fraud
  • larcenies
  • pocket picking
  • lost property
  • past suspicious activities
  • tows
  • vandalisms

TRU/Non-Emergency Reports: (434 977-9041 or (434) 970-3280

  • all of the above
  • past assaults
  • harassment
  • landlord/tenant/non-physical disputes and evictions
  • previous trespassing

Non-Emergency/Modified Police Response: (434) 977-9041

  • animal complaints
  • traffic hazards
  • traffic complaints
  • parking violations with the exception of public safety hazards
  • open containers of alcohol
  • noise complaints
  • other non-emergency situations

The Charlottesville Police Department would like to remind residents that when in doubt, to always call 911.

We apologize for any inconvenience and encourage people to stay safe and health by following guidelines from the Thomas Jefferson Health District and Virginia Department of Health.

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