Police Department 2015 group photo
Department Description
The City of Lincolnton Police Department, comprised of 37 full time employees, is responsible for the enforcement of municipal, state and federal laws and the safety and general well-being of the citizens and visitors of Lincolnton.

The activities of the police department include:
  • Crime prevention
  • Criminal investigations
  • Patrol
  • Public information
  • Records maintenance
  • Traffic and accident investigations
Guiding Principles
  • We believe in responding to the needs of our communities.
  • We believe in honesty and mutual respect for all people.
  • We believe in creating a safer environment for our citizens by working together as a team.