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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

Spirit Night at Chick-Fil-A

The Kernersville Police Department will be attending Spirit Night with the Kernersville Chamber of Commerce on March 28th, 2017. This event works to support Kernersville Cares for Kids. Please feel free to join our School Resource Officer Unit as they will be present to answer questions or enjoy friendly conversation.

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News / Informational update 3-10-2017

News Although our motor vehicle breaking and entering’s are down, we are still seeing continued problems in our neighboring jurisdictions. Both Winston-Salem and the Forsyth Co. have been reporting Residential burglaries and some motor vehicle theft or motor vehicle larcenies from unlocked cars. The popular point of entry is to the basements or at the … Continued

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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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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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