About the Department

Colonial Beach is a town located in Westmoreland County in the Northern Neck Region of Virginia. Colonial Beach has a year-round population of approximately 4,000 residents and a summer-time population of approximately 12,000 residents and visitors spread over approximately 3 square miles. Founded in 1892, Colonial Beach has played a significant role in the region. 

Colonial Beach Police Department

The Colonial Beach Police Department (CBPD) has an authorized personnel strength of 15 full-time sworn police officers. CBPD is the primary law enforcement authority within the Town of Colonial Beach. CBPD maintains a mutual aid agreement with neighboring jurisdictions and fosters a progressive working relationship with several additional law enforcement agencies working within the region.