Welcome to the
Central Falls Police Department

Proudly serving the City of Central Falls since 1895 Learn More

Camera Registration Program

The Central Falls Police Department wants your help in fighting crime. Learn About CRP

Community Service Unit

Visiting and interacting with residents all over town. Learn About CSU

Cracking Down on Impaired Driving

CFPD will be cracking down on impaired driving over the holidays. According to NHTSA, 10,874 people were killed in traffic crashes in 2017 from impaired driving. During the holidays alone 885 people lost their lives.

Keep your holidays happy and safe by letting someone sober do the driving. Remember: Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving.

Hands Free While Driving...
It's the Law

CFPD urges motorist to comply with new Hands Free law which took effect June 1st. Learn More
Uniformed Division
The Uniformed Division's primary responsibility is all law enforcement activities within the community.
Investigative Division
The Investigative Division is responsible for follow-up inquiries of all major crimes.
Administrative Division
The Administrative Division supports the field operations within the CFPD.

Message from the Chief

I would like to personally welcome you to the Central Falls Police Department website.
Our site has been recently updated in order to provide you with easy access to
information and resources our agency offers.
Providing law enforcement services to the community of Central Falls is an ongoing
exercise in evaluation and improvement. This Department is committed to constantly
challenging the way we do business and finding new and better ways to serve with one
specific goal: to make the City of Central Falls a better place to live, work and visit.
Team member
Colonel Anthony J. Roberson,
Chief of Police
Chief's Biography
From over 20 nations around the world
Years of Service
Proudly serving the City of Central Falls
Notable Achievements
Recognized for professional excellence and diversity

Citizen Awareness & Services

Informed, alert neighborhoods play a critical role in keeping our City safe. “If You See Something, Say Something”, yet when reporting suspicious activity please note WHO and or WHAT you observed, WHEN you observed it, WHERE you observed it and WHY you believe it to be suspicious.  Also, NEVER report suspicious activity online or via social media. We ask that you contact us at (401) 727-7411 ext. 0 or by dialing 9-1-1 in the event of an emergency.

Contact information

Please access our contact list or fill out the contact form to the right and we will have the appropriate person get back to you.

Just call us. We can answer all your questions

(401) 727-7411 or 911 for emergencies

160 Illinois Street, Central Falls, RI 02863

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.  If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

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