WHO WE ARE
The Mint Hill Police Department is a professional department dedicated to protecting the local community, improving the quality of life and reducing crime. Compromised of 35 sworn police officers and 3 civilian employees, we are always looking to recruit individuals who share a passion for law enforcement. We recognize that completing our sworn duties and making the community feel safe involves more than just us, so we utilize collaborative efforts with residents, businesses, and officials.
The goal of the Mint Hill Police Department is to uphold the values and expectations of a police officer. In order to do so, we are constantly updating strategies and performances to inhibit crime. We believe in engaging our community and preparing them with the proper tools to minimize the opportunities of victimization as well as working together to solve large problems within our area. The Mint Hill Police Department is dedicated to preventing crime but also takes the necessary steps to enforce the law and arrest individuals who break it.
Every officer, staff, and volunteer member of the department take their sworn duty very seriously. With continuing efforts to be innovative, functional, and professional, we are committed to partnering with and protecting all aspects of the Mint Hill community.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get the police check my house while I am on vacation?
The Town of Mint Hill would like to advise our citizens requesting to keep check of their property understands that this agreement from the dates indicated below does not constitute a promise by the Mint Hill Police Department that no criminal action will occur or that no damage or injury will occur to the property that is being checked by this department. The officers with this department will make an effort in checking your property while you are away during officer"s patrols of neighborhoods as well as our businesses, but we are not able to set a regular schedule check of the property. We encourage the citizens to partner with the officers of the Mint Hill Police Department to take extra measures in safeguarding their property.
Call the police department at 704-545-1085 for more information.Go to FAQ
How do I contact the police if it's not an emergency?
The Mint Hill Police Department office operates Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. During those hours you may contact (704) 545-1085 with any report requests or general inquiries. If you need police assistance and it's not an emergency, you can contact our dispatch directly at (704) 889-2231.Go to FAQ
How do I register my home alarm?
Citizens can create or renew an alarm permit through the Cry Wolf Citizen's Portal at this website http://www.crywolfondemand.com/alarms/minthillnc/Go to FAQ
How do I get finger printed at the Mint Hill Police Department?
The Mint Hill Police Department offers fingerprinting Tuesday and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 pm. by appointment only. Contact the Mint Hill Police Department at (704) 545-1085 to schedule an appointment. The fees vary depending on whether or not you are a town resident.Go to FAQ
How do I obtain a copy of a crash report?
You can obtain a copy of a crash report from the Mint Hill Police Department Report Database. You must have the report number or the Victim's/Driver's name in order to retrieve it. Please allow 3 to 5 business days for reports to be processed.Go to FAQ
How do I register for emergency notifications?
Register today for the CharMeck Alerts Notification System. Receive accurate and timely notifications of the information you want and need to know—straight from your local leaders. You can receive up-to-the-minute notifications about events and emergencies that may affect your home, workplace, or other points of interest—anywhere in Mecklenburg County.Go to FAQ