Office of the Chief

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A Message From the Chief
I would like to welcome you to the Radford City Police Department. It is a true privilege to serve the City of Radford as Chief of Police. The men and women who serve you on a daily basis are proud of their accomplishments. I hope this web site gives you a brief overview of our operations and philosophy.

You will find at the Radford City Police Department a group of dedicated professionals committed to the safety of all who live, work, study, or visit here. As a Virginia Accredited Agency, we are devoted to providing the best in skilled, proactive public safety and police service.

Our chosen work demands honesty, integrity, bravery, accountability, team work and compassion. These are the principles on which we carryout our duties. By working together, we can continue to make the City of Radford a comfortable and safe neighborhood to raise our families, pursue higher education, or just enjoy a Southwest Virginia lifestyle.

Please feel free to contact us with your concerns, ideas, and suggestions.

-Chief Don Goodman