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.   


In the service of others first, we aspire to positively IMPACT and help meet the needs of our citizens by cultivating an atmosphere that encourages mutual trust and purposeful growth among all individuals, families, and communities.


In the pursuit of law enforcement excellence, we, the men and women of the Tarboro Police Department, are committed to building strong and diverse partnerships aimed at reducing victimization and minimizing the impacts of crime through strategic enforcement efforts, supportive community engagement practices, and sustainable problem-solving initiatives.