The Pineville Police Department is a law enforcement agency that protects residents lives, their property and individual rights, as well as maintains peace and order. It undertakes various criminal cases and works with other state, local and federal agencies to ensure the safety of exchange of information between law enforcement officers and the public. The Pineville Police Department operates a communication center that maintains a multichannel police system and provides communication services for police, fire and emergency medical assistance. In addition, the department maintains a records division that manages and processes department reports, requests, permits, and registration and record documents. Located in Pineville, N.C., the Pineville Police Department also has patrol, criminal investigations, community policing and code enforcement divisions.