Police Transparency

The Hendersonville Police Department strives to be transparent and strengthen public trust. 

Hendersonville Police Department Strategic Plan

Hendersonville Police Department developed a strategic plan for 2022-2025 that contains the department's vision, mission, values and four primary focus areas and strategies to continue and improve the excellent services provided by the department.

VIEW HPD Strategic Plan


Hendersonville Police Department Policies

In order to promote transparency, the Hendersonville Police Department makes department policies available for viewing by the community we serve. By following the link below you will see HPD's policy dashboard. Once in the PowerDMS dashboard, select 'General Orders' to browse policies by topic. 

View HPD Policies

We are always looking to improve. To suggest a change to an HPD policy, send an email to communitypolicing@hvlnc.gov.


Trust Building Campaign

The Hendersonville Police Department has pledged to complete the International Association of Chiefs of Police Trust-Building Campaign. In these pages, you will see the extraordinary steps the agency has taken to fulfill all twenty-five best practices. We started this journey in March 2023 to ensure that we meet the highest standards and most current leading practices in law enforcement.

View the Trust Building Campaign


Community Crime Map

Visit the community crime map to view events reported to law enforcement.



Hendersonville Police Department Monthly Report

HPD provides a monthly report to keep the community informed of department activities, statistics, crime tips and notable events. These reports are the result of the ideas and feedback generated by HPD's Citizen Advisory Group.