Police Department

The Stephens City Police Department is located at 1033 Locust Street and consists of a chief,three full time police officers and one reserve officer.

They are assisted by the Frederick County Sheriff’s Department during off duty hours providing 24-hour coverage to the residents. The police department promotes several programs for children and crime safety throughout the year.

The Stephens Police Department will strive at all times to provide peace and security to all residents and visitors to the Town of Stephens City. We will strive to fairly and impartially enforce all laws of the United States of America, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and the ordinances of the Town of Stephens City. We will assist and aid other law enforcement agencies and emergency service agencies to protect the lives and property of our citizens and visitors. At all times, we will remain helpful and courteous and will strive to take the appropriate action in all matters. We will strive to treat all persons with respect without regard to race, sex, creed or religion.

The Stephens City Police Department believes in the principals of community policing and works in partnership with citizens and local businesses to promote, encourage, and enact ways to maintain a low crime rate, increase public safety, and enhance our quality of life. For more information, please contact: 24hr EMERGENCY: 911; 24hr Non-emergency: (540) 868-1012. http://www.ice.gov/victim-notification/

The success of any public service agency depends upon citizen satisfaction, trust and goodwill. The Department can best achieve its objectives and meet citizen needs by following a consistent, fair and open program of officer/citizen interaction. Department staff continuously works to establish and enhance positive lines of communication with all segments of our service populace. The mission of the Stephens City Police Department can only succeed with the support of the community.


Chief Officers Part-Time
Charles E. Bockey, Jr.

Scott G. Baber

Evelyn Partlow