The Animal Protection unit is comprised of eight Humane Officers, one of whom acts in a supervisory role.
The unit is located within the Norfolk Police Department's Second Patrol Division, separate from the Norfolk Animal Care Center.
The Officers patrol the City of Norfolk seven days a week, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. and responds in an emergency capacity after hours.
The unit addresses:
The unit is actively involved in educating the public through the following:
For service requests, please call police dispatch at 757-441-5610.