Police Department


Comprised of 36 dedicated professionals, the Tarboro Police Department is an all-inclusive law enforcement organization that seeks to provide superior services based upon the ideals of integrity, commitment, accountability, and trust. Predicated on the establishment of collaborative community partnerships, we endeavor to uphold the highest standards by employing timely and applicable crime reduction strategies. Such efforts are realized through community-oriented and problem-solving approaches to policing, as well as high visibility preventative patrols and proactive enforcement efforts. We are committed to helping Tarboro grow into a vibrant and thriving community by preserving a service-oriented mindset towards visitors, citizens, and fellow employees alike. It is our privilege to serve you in this capacity and we thank you for your unwavering support.   

To continuously seek ways to create open and inclusive partnerships with community members and other government agencies. These partnerships will foster greater citizen confidence and result in responsive, effective, and efficient police services, which ultimately will improve the quality of life for all who live, work, and visit the Town of Tarboro. 

The Tarboro Police Department is committed to protecting life and property, preventing crime, enforcing laws, and maintaining order for all citizens. Together, with the residents, elected representatives, government officials, and the criminal justice system, we will develop a sense of community pride and an atmosphere intolerant of criminal activity.