Emergency: 911 Main: (252) 939-3160 Tips: (252) 939-4020 or tips@ci.kinston.nc.us Fax: (252) 939-3276

Mission Statement


Kinston Department of Public Safety
Mission Statement

To assist each customer to a positive outcome through empowered and responsible decision making

Fire & Rescue Mission
To provide, with compassion, the highest level of professional service to the customers we serve through pride, proficiency and integrity

Law Enforcement Mission
To defend the Constitutional rights of all citizens & visitors of the City of Kinston by providing the highest quality law enforcement services available