The HPD SWAT Competition, now called the Harrisonburg Tactical Training Conference, is held at the Harrisonburg Police Training Grounds.
Each summer, law enforcement officials carry the Flame of Hope across the state culminating with the Torch Run Final Leg, and the lighting of the cauldron to officially open the Special Olympics Virginia Summer Games in Richmond.
HPD's K-9 Team is comprised of four officers and one supervisor, all of which are full time handlers.
The Special Operations Division encompasses varying duties including traffic, criminal enforcement, public event safety and educational demonstrations are among the tasks completed on a daily basis.
If you have lost a pet, contact the Rockingham-Harrisonburg SPCA at 540-434-5270.
The Harrisonburg Community Police Academy is an opportunity to learn more about the various jobs and duties of HPD, including hands-on experiences with different scenarios that officers could encounter.
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