The Portsmouth Police Department enforces the laws and provides safety to residents of the town of Portsmouth and Prudence Island.
Consisting of eight divisions, including the Animal Control Office and Records Office, the department employs 30 full-time officers.
The department also provides fingerprinting services, VIN checks and instruction on child seat installation.
- Fax: 401-683-2020
- Hours: The police station operates 24/7 The Records Office is open Monday through Friday 8am to 4pm, excluding holidays. VIN verifications are performed on Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
- Handicap Accessible: Handicapped parking
- Services: Fingerprinting, VIN checks and child safety seat installation.
- Parking: Free lot
- Wi-Fi: None
- Bureaus: Detective