Table 78

VIRGINIA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by City, 2008
City Population Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Abingdon 7,991 25 23 2
Alexandria 140,891 449 321 128
Altavista 3,371 12 12 0
Amherst 2,203 5 5 0
Appalachia 1,735 6 6 0
Ashland 7,125 27 24 3
Bedford 6,260 26 22 4
Berryville 3,177 9 8 1
Big Stone Gap 5,661 18 16 2
Blacksburg 41,509 79 62 17
Blackstone 3,511 16 11 5
Bluefield 5,163 23 17 6
Boykins 602 1 1 0
Bridgewater 5,404 9 9 0
Bristol 17,563 75 54 21
Broadway 3,031 4 4 0
Brookneal 1,250 3 3 0
Buena Vista 6,475 16 14 2
Burkeville 467 1 1 0
Cape Charles 1,518 5 5 0
Cedar Bluff 1,042 3 3 0
Charlottesville 41,216 143 115 28
Chase City 2,310 10 9 1
Chatham 1,259 4 4 0
Chesapeake 220,812 512 381 131
Chilhowie 1,746 6 6 0
Chincoteague 4,306 14 10 4
Christiansburg 19,466 70 53 17
Clarksville 1,252 9 8 1
Clifton Forge 3,946 15 10 5
Clintwood 1,498 4 4 0
Coeburn 1,982 8 7 1
Colonial Beach 3,784 17 12 5
Colonial Heights 17,843 54 50 4
Courtland 1,246 3 1 2
Covington 6,130 27 17 10
Crewe 2,255 6 6 0
Culpeper 14,072 51 42 9
Damascus 1,084 7 5 2
Danville 44,383 137 128 9
Dayton 1,354 10 9 1
Dublin 2,199 10 9 1
Dumfries 4,805 16 14 2
Edinburg 874 2 2 0
Elkton 2,619 7 6 1
Emporia 5,593 34 24 10
Exmore 1,346 8 8 0
Fairfax City 23,486 80 64 16
Falls Church 10,979 42 32 10
Farmville 7,216 28 27 1
Franklin 8,955 38 26 12
Fredericksburg 22,740 97 73 24
Fries 552 1 1 0
Front Royal 14,688 45 35 10
Galax 6,796 38 24 14
Gate City 2,040 5 5 0
Glade Spring 1,543 2 2 0
Glasgow 1,009 1 1 0
Glen Lyn 164 1 1 0
Gordonsville 1,700 6 6 0
Gretna 1,187 4 4 0
Grottoes 2,182 6 5 1
Grundy 961 5 5 0
Halifax 1,259 5 5 0
Hampton 145,897 408 276 132
Harrisonburg 44,346 103 87 16
Haymarket 1,265 4 3 1
Haysi 177 2 2 0
Herndon 21,900 71 56 15
Hillsville 2,644 12 11 1
Honaker 1,444 5 4 1
Hopewell 23,035 65 53 12
Hurt 1,208 1 1 0
Independence 895 2 2 0
Jonesville 966 3 3 0
Kenbridge 1,290 6 6 0
Kilmarnock 1,188 5 5 0
La Crosse 587 4 4 0
Lawrenceville 1,353 5 5 0
Lebanon 3,163 12 11 1
Leesburg 39,899 94 76 18
Lexington 7,026 19 17 2
Louisa 1,568 6 6 0
Luray 4,856 13 11 2
Lynchburg 71,805 227 164 63
Manassas 35,290 125 94 31
Manassas Park 11,528 46 32 14
Marion 6,013 20 18 2
Martinsville 14,430 59 53 6
Middleburg 959 4 4 0
Middletown 1,148 1 1 0
Mount Jackson 1,791 4 4 0
Narrows 2,155 4 4 0
New Market 1,859 5 5 0
Newport News 178,308 563 415 148
Norfolk 235,067 879 757 122
Norton 3,691 24 17 7
Occoquan 830 2 2 0
Onancock 1,392 4 4 0
Onley 475 4 4 0
Orange 4,639 18 15 3
Parksley 797 3 3 0
Pearisburg 2,770 8 7 1
Pembroke 1,167 1 1 0
Pennington Gap 1,726 6 6 0
Petersburg 32,677 150 106 44
Pocahontas 419 1 1 0
Poquoson 11,850 23 21 2
Portsmouth 101,782 323 233 90
Pound 1,073 4 4 0
Pulaski 8,997 36 28 8
Purcellville 5,175 14 13 1
Quantico 613 2 2 0
Radford 16,109 47 34 13
Remington 678 1 1 0
Rich Creek 683 1 1 0
Richlands 3,997 23 18 5
Richmond 199,674 1,012 733 279
Roanoke 91,983 316 262 54
Rocky Mount 4,546 21 19 2
Salem 25,193 90 63 27
Saltville 2,220 8 7 1
Shenandoah 1,862 5 5 0
Smithfield 7,071 26 22 4
South Boston 7,856 28 26 2
South Hill 4,556 22 20 2
Stanley 1,328 3 3 0
Staunton 23,746 69 53 16
Stephens City 1,479 3 3 0
St. Paul 966 4 4 0
Strasburg 4,334 21 19 2
Suffolk 83,470 224 176 48
Tappahannock 2,177 11 10 1
Tazewell 4,268 14 12 2
Timberville 1,714 4 4 0
Victoria 1,747 6 5 1
Vienna 14,889 50 41 9
Vinton 7,876 34 24 10
Virginia Beach 434,163 968 812 156
Warrenton 9,190 21 19 2
Warsaw 1,360 3 3 0
Waverly 2,160 11 6 5
Waynesboro 21,846 62 51 11
Weber City 1,310 5 5 0
West Point 3,145 9 8 1
White Stone 340 1 1 0
Williamsburg 12,445 52 36 16
Winchester 25,904 84 70 14
Wise 3,232 14 13 1
Woodstock 4,297 18 17 1
Wytheville 8,148 43 28 15

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