Police Department  |  Chief Lantz message

      A message from Chief Ron Lantz.....

On behalf of all the employees, and volunteers of the Albemarle County Police Department, I welcome you to our website. The Albemarle County Police Department enjoys a rich tradition of providing professional service to our community. Your police department is committed to geographically-based Community Policing, with an emphasis on building relationships and trust in the community. 
Department Mission:
The mission of the Albemarle County Police Department is to provide for the safety and security of our many diverse citizens and communities while protecting individual rights and delivering quality services. 
The contents of this web site will provide you with valuable information about how we continue to make Albemarle County a safe place to live, work, play, and visit. We invite you to provide input on the direction of your Police Department by contacting me through this website at AsktheChief@albemarle.org . Stay safe, and help us continue to protect and serve our residents as well as our guests. 
Ron L. Lantz
Chief of Police