In order to maintain the highest level of professional conduct, the Chapel Hill Police Department establishes policies and procedures to govern our work. It is the responsibility of each employee of the department to follow the policies and procedures set forth within our manual. While it is not possible to anticipate every circumstance that may confront an employee, our policies provide important guidance to employees.
The Chapel Hill Police Department Policy Manual and Standard Operating Procedures are provided for your reference. In accordance with N.C.G.S. § 132-1.7, the Chapel Hill Police Department reserves the right to withhold or redact any policies that are considered sensitive or tactical in nature.
The Policy Manual and Standard Operating Procedures are frequently revised and updated and the version on this website will be updated as changes are made.