Our Mission

The mission of the Kernersville Police Department is to provide outstanding police services to the community in a legal, ethical, and professional manner

The Kernersville Police Department’s highest priority is protecting the freedom and constitutional rights of our citizens as guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States of America. This mission will be accomplished through dedicated service to the community and by upholding the integrity, pride and the professional standards of the Town of Kernersville municipal system. Members of our department hold their offices as a symbol of public faith and trust. They maintain a courteous attitude in the performance of their duty commensurate with their highly visible role in the community as public employees.

Kernersville Police Department Announcements

NC Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run 2016 Awards

The Kernersville Police Department was blessed to receive multiple awards at this year’s North Carolina Special Olympics conference in Pinehurst. During 2016 the department was able to reach a total of $27,970 in funds raised. This is the highest amount the department has ever been able to raise for kids with special needs in the … Continued

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Crime Alert Auto B & E’s

The Kernersville Police Department and surrounding areas, is seeing an increase in automotive breaking and entering’s. This is predominantly occurring in our neighborhood communities, although it can be in shopping centers too. Investigations revealed that the vast majority of all these auto B & E’s occurred to vehicles that were left unlocked. The Kernersville Police … Continued

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Shop with a Cop

The Kernersville Police Department is again organizing our annual Shop with a Cop. This program was developed in 2013 and has worked hard to sponsor kids in our local schools to go Christmas shopping with a Kernersville Police Officer. The kids are selected through our local schools by the School Resource Officer Division. This program … Continued

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Kernersville police officers giving a public safety presentation

Police Programs

The Kernersville Police Department participates in and has started many initiatives to keep our communities safer.

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Kernersville police officers participating in civic activities


In order to provide a higher level of service, we strive to build strong ties and work closely with members of our community.

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