Table 78

VIRGINIA

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees

by City, 2012

City Population Total law
enforcement
employees
Total
officers
Total
civilians
Abingdon 8,273 27 25 2
Alexandria 145,892 412 317 95
Altavista 3,500 13 13 0
Amherst 2,242 5 5 0
Appalachia 1,778 6 6 0
Ashland 7,336 27 24 3
Bedford 6,249 24 21 3
Berryville 4,299 9 8 1
Big Stone Gap 5,684 17 15 2
Blacksburg 43,070 78 63 15
Blackstone 3,656 14 9 5
Bloxom 394 1 1 0
Bluefield 5,462 24 18 6
Boykins 565 1 1 0
Bridgewater 5,722 9 9 0
Bristol 17,946 73 52 21
Broadway 3,745 4 4 0
Brookneal 1,127 1 1 0
Buena Vista 6,709 15 14 1
Burkeville 437 1 1 0
Cape Charles 1,019 5 5 0
Cedar Bluff 1,140 3 3 0
Charlottesville 43,991 141 112 29
Chase City 2,368 10 9 1
Chatham 1,272 3 3 0
Chesapeake 227,531 476 365 111
Chilhowie 1,792 5 5 0
Chincoteague 2,989 14 10 4
Christiansburg 21,262 73 57 16
Clarksville 1,149 8 7 1
Clifton Forge 3,909 12 10 2
Clintwood 1,414 4 4 0
Coeburn 2,168 5 5 0
Colonial Beach 3,609 16 11 5
Colonial Heights 17,632 54 50 4
Covington 6,004 28 17 11
Crewe 2,351 5 4 1
Culpeper 16,846 43 35 8
Damascus 822 5 5 0
Danville 43,324 133 124 9
Dayton 1,552 8 7 1
Dublin 2,547 9 8 1
Dumfries 5,227 10 8 2
Edinburg 1,059 1 1 0
Elkton 2,767 7 6 1
Emporia 5,936 34 26 8
Exmore 1,474 7 7 0
Fairfax City 22,798 83 62 21
Falls Church 12,892 40 32 8
Farmville 8,297 27 26 1
Franklin 8,683 38 25 13
Fredericksburg 25,974 97 70 27
Front Royal 14,718 44 34 10
Galax 7,060 38 24 14
Gate City 2,066 6 6 0
Glade Spring 1,472 1 1 0
Glasgow 1,150 1 1 0
Glen Lyn 115 1 1 0
Gordonsville 1,534 6 5 1
Gretna 1,268 4 4 0
Grottoes 2,708 6 6 0
Grundy 1,007 6 6 0
Halifax 1,317 3 3 0
Hampton 137,905 377 277 100
Harrisonburg 50,524 99 85 14
Haymarket 1,877 6 5 1
Haysi 495 3 2 1
Herndon 23,966 69 54 15
Hillsville 2,704 13 12 1
Honaker 1,457 2 2 0
Hopewell 22,829 78 63 15
Hurt 1,304 2 2 0
Independence 946 2 2 0
Jonesville 1,026 2 2 0
Kenbridge 1,267 5 5 0
Kilmarnock 1,491 4 4 0
La Crosse 609 1 1 0
Lawrenceville 1,439 6 6 0
Lebanon 3,465 12 11 1
Leesburg 44,889 101 85 16
Lexington 7,072 18 16 2
Louisa 1,583 6 6 0
Luray 4,932 13 11 2
Lynchburg 77,347 206 179 27
Manassas 39,733 122 95 27
Manassas Park 15,501 43 32 11
Marion 6,001 21 19 2
Martinsville 13,708 57 52 5
Middleburg 709 5 5 0
Middletown 1,302 2 2 0
Mount Jackson 2,031 4 4 0
Narrows 2,033 4 4 0
New Market 2,185 5 5 0
Newport News 181,591 554 418 136
Norfolk 245,303 825 733 92
Norton 4,099 25 17 8
Onancock 1,284 5 5 0
Onley 524 3 3 0
Orange 4,831 17 15 2
Parksley 854 3 3 0
Pearisburg 2,791 7 7 0
Pembroke 1,128 2 2 0
Pennington Gap 1,857 6 6 0
Petersburg 32,682 149 110 39
Poquoson 12,132 24 23 1
Portsmouth 96,739 341 252 89
Pound 1,051 4 4 0
Pulaski 9,116 36 27 9
Purcellville 8,132 14 13 1
Quantico 507 2 2 0
Radford 16,595 49 37 12
Remington 613 1 1 0
Rich Creek 776 1 1 0
Richlands 5,839 24 17 7
Richmond 207,799 940 719 221
Roanoke 97,780 301 256 45
Rocky Mount 4,873 23 21 2
Rural Retreat 1,498 1 1 0
Salem 25,236 91 63 28
Saltville 2,089 7 7 0
Shenandoah 2,392 5 5 0
Smithfield 8,197 25 21 4
South Boston 8,191 31 29 2
South Hill 4,686 22 20 2
Stanley 1,702 4 4 0
Staunton 24,031 63 48 15
Stephens City 1,881 4 4 0
St. Paul 985 5 5 0
Strasburg 6,514 19 17 2
Suffolk 85,866 241 184 57
Tappahannock 2,411 10 9 1
Tazewell 4,640 14 13 1
Timberville 2,560 4 4 0
Victoria 1,739 6 5 1
Vienna 16,140 48 37 11
Vinton 8,220 23 21 2
Virginia Beach 447,588 955 783 172
Warrenton 9,842 21 19 2
Warsaw 1,524 4 3 1
Waverly 2,174 12 6 6
Waynesboro 21,546 54 44 10
Weber City 1,329 5 5 0
West Point 3,352 9 8 1
Williamsburg 14,603 41 36 5
Winchester 26,880 98 74 24
Windsor 2,662 6 6 0
Wise 3,332 14 13 1
Woodstock 5,189 16 15 1
Wytheville 8,293 41 27 14

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