The Rockingham Police Department is a full-service law enforcement agency that provides services to more than 10,000 residents. It employs more than 30 sworn officers and works to maintain safe and peaceful environment. The department maintains a patrol division that responds to calls for service, maintains order and enforces traffic law. The Rockingham Police Department operates a detective division that interviews witnesses and investigates criminal activities. It prevents the usage of drugs and weapons and also maintains a support service division. The department maintains a team that handles raids on suspected drug dealers and hostage situations. The Rockingham Police Department handles cases related to domestic violence and operates a K-9 unit. It enforces laws and ordinances related to traffic, highway safety and seatbelt usage. The department organizes various community events and National Night Out. It is located in Rockingham, N.C.