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Police Department

Police Department

Visit the Portsmouth Police Department Website 


Amanda Johnson, Administrative Assistant

728 Second St.
Portsmouth, OH  45662

Police Dispatch Phone:
(740) 353-4101

Detective Division Phone:
(740) 354-1600

Records Bureau Phone:
(740) 354-1311

Police Department Fax:
(740) 353-6973

Office of the Chief:
Phone: (740) 354-5268

8:00 am – 4:00 pm


The Portsmouth Police Department consists of the Chief, who is directly in charge of not less than forty-three officers and civilian employees in accordance with City Charter.

The Police Department is located in the City Municipal Building.  Emergency dispatchers are located in the Central Fire Station.
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