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The Nashville Police Department is located at 501 S. Barnes Street. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm (except holidays). Protection is provided 24 hours a day/365 days a year.

The Department has 17 full-time and 9 part-time officers; and 1 full-time records clerk. The head of the Department is Police Chief Anthony Puckett. He directs  Administrative, Patrol, and Investigations, as well as Community Service.

The department works close with the Nash County Sheriff’s Office, other local agencies in Nash and surrounding counties, as well as various state and federal agencies.


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 Message from the Nashville Police Department:

Welcome to the Nashville Police Department . Our department is committed to providing Professional, Innovative, and Responsive services to citizens and visitors of our great town.  If at any time you are in need of police service, please feel free to contact us.  We welcome all comments and look forward to working with you to ensure our town is a safe and inviting place to be!  

–Nashville Police Department




Misison and Core Values

Nashville Police Department
P.O. Drawer 987
501 South Barnes Street
Nashville, NC 27856
252-459-4279 (FAX)
*For emergencies, dial 911


In Loving Memory:

Michael Radford
Joseph Taylor
Bobby Jeffries