|Mark J. Miranda, Chief of Police||541.574.3348|
|Community Service Officer||541.265.4847|
|Tip Hotline (ability to leave voice message only)||541.574.5455|
|Lincoln County Jail|
Connect With Us
Frequently Asked Questions
|How do I get a copy of a police report?|
|Can you run a background check for me?|
|How do I know if someone is in jail?|
|How do I get my car out of impound?|
|Do I have a warrant?|
|How do I report an abandoned vehicle?|
|Can I get a patch from your Department?|
|Do you have a ride-along program?|
|How may I become a Police Volunteer?|
|How do I dispute a traffic or parking citation?|
|How may I contact a Patrol Officer?|
|How do I get a Concealed Handgun License?|
|How do I get my fingerprints taken?|
|May I build a fire on the beach?|
Forms and Documents
|Records Request Form|
|Taxi Driver Permit Application|
The mission of the Newport Police Department is to consistently invest available resources toward our City's reputation as a safe place to live, work, play, learn, and visit. This will be accomplished by complying with professional standards established by the Oath of Office, Professional Code of Ethics, and administrative directives. We will perform in a manner that promotes the public's trust, confidence, and sense of safety and security.
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Public Lobby Operating Hours
Located inside City Hall at 169 SW Coast Highway
Lobby Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Impounded vehicles released Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Property/Evidence released Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Newport Police Department
P.O. Box 2260
Newport, OR 97365