To keep Bedford a safe place to live and visit.  

OUR VISION

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WE ARE HIRING

We are a progressive, professional department. We are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and modern technology which enables us to effectively serve our citizens and visitors alike, We offer training to effectively deliver quality and unequaled police service.

Law enforcement offers exciting opportunities in light of the ever changing needs of a diverse community. If you are career minded, enjoy helping the public, looking for competitive salary and job satisfaction then you are just what we’re looking for. 

YOUR VOICE MATTERS

We want to hear your thoughts about the Bedford Police Department (BPD) to help evaluate its services.

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OUR MISSION

The Bedford Police Department is dedicated to improving the quality of life of all people by creating a safe environment in partnership with the diverse community we serve. We act with integrity to reduce fear and crime while treating all with respect, compassion, and fairness to build trust. 

CHIEF RONNIE LEWIS JR.

Email: police@bedfordva.gov

Phone: 540-587-6011

Physical Address:

215 E Main Street
Bedford, VA 24523

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“Greetings from the men and women of the Town of Bedford Police Department and welcome to our website. It is my hope that you will learn about our great department, department team members, our activities and the variety of community enhancement services that we provide our beautiful town.

The Town of Bedford Police Department team, in partnership with community members of Bedford, recognizes the constantly changing needs of our community and our role as community leaders in addressing those needs.  In order to meet these needs, we pledge, Innovation, Teamwork, Integrity, using the values of Courage and Respect to enhance the quality of life throughout our beautiful town, knowing the community we proudly serve deserves nothing less. 

 

Thank you for visiting our website and I look forward to partnering with you all in order to meet our vision of keeping the Town of Bedford a safe place to live and visit.”

VALUES

​Respect
Integrity
Courage
Teamwork
Innovation

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MEET PEE-DEE THE BEDFORD PD OFFICIAL MASCOT

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