Police Services


The mission of the Vinton Police Department is to improve the quality of life by preserving the peace and safety of the community through the formation of partnerships, creating positive interaction between the public and the police while continuing to serve the unique needs of the Town of Vinton.

Police Department Important Links:

Chief Thomas Foster
  1. Thomas Foster


  2. Jessica Parker

    Executive Assistant to the Chief of Police
    Phone: 540-983-0617

  3. Police

    Physical Address
    311 S Pollard Street
    Vinton, VA 24179

    Phone: 540-983-0617
    Fax: 540-983-0624
    Emergency: 911

    Animal Control Phone: 540-562-3265
    After Hours Non-Emergency Dispatch Center Phone: 540-562-3265

    Monday through Friday
    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.