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Two Patrol Officers and their vehicles

K9 Demonstration at the Rec Center

  • CSO Connie Heinrich, PEO Donald Valentine, Officer Ari Werner
  • NPD Patrol Unit at the docks
  • Never Forget 9-11

Mission Statement

NPD PatchThe 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.


Surveillance Camera Registration Program

The program allows residents and businesses to register the locations of their exterior video surveillance systems with the Newport Police Department so that when a crime occurs, police will be able to identify the locations of nearby video cameras easily and efficiently. Click here to learn more and register.

Surveillance Camera Registration Program

FlashAlert Newswire


The Newport Police Department will distribute all official media releases through the FlashAlert Newswire system.  Local and regional media partners are encouraged to subscribe to this free service to receive future notifications. FlashAlert Newswire provides information to the media for broadcast and web display. In addition, each member organization has its own web page where the public may see their closure status and latest news. Media Releases will continue to be posted to our website,  in addition to distribution through FlashAlert Newswire.


Flash Alert Newswire - http://www.flashalert.net/


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Job Openings


Police Officer

Parking Enforcement Officer



Public Lobby Operating Hours

Located inside City Hall at 169 SW Coast Highway

Lobby Hours: City Hall is open Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and closed on Fridays. If you need to file a police report, speak with an officer in person, or pick up an impounded vehicle release form or property after 2:00 p.m., we prefer you do so by appointment by calling 541-574-3348. Please come to the north entrance of City Hall and follow the instructions posted on the door.

Impounded vehicles released Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Friday by appointment only.

Property/Evidence released Monday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Friday by appointment only.

Sex offender registration Tuesday and Wednesday only, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Mailing address:

Newport Police Department

P.O. Box 2260

Newport, Oregon 97365

Sign Up For Emergency Alerts

Lincoln County Emergency Alerts Sign Up


Community members and visitors can choose up to three ways to receive emergency notifications and community information from the Newport Police Department.

For questions or more information contact Lincoln County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management at (541) 265-4199.