24 HOUR DISPATCH
All phone calls for the St. Johnsbury Police Department are answered by trained personnel of the St. Johnsbury Emergency Dispatch. In 2014, 11,212 calls for service were answered and processed by the Dispatch Center.
In addition to dispatching the police department, St. Johnsbury Emergency Dispatch dispatches emergency calls for 11 Fire Departments and 3 ambulance services.
St. Johnsbury Emergency Dispatch is also the holding station for warrants and Relief from Abuse Orders for Caledonia and Essex Counties.
For EMERGENCY calls please dial 911
For NON-EMERGENCY calls please dial 802-748-2314 .
All calls will be processed in a timely manner.
The St. Johnsbury Police Department is the local agency for fingerprinting. Please contact the Police department at any time to schedule an appointment. The current price is $25.00, payable in cash (please bring exact change) or a check made out to the Town of St. Johnsbury. You will be required to present a written authorization indicating what you are being fingerprinted for as well as two signed forms of identification.
Vehicle identification checks are provided to the residents of the special services area at no charge. All paperwork must be completed before a VIN check can be done.
There is a $5.00 charge for VIN checks provided to residents who live outside the special services area.
House checks are extra patrols around your property when you are out of the area for an extended period of time (vacation, seasonal, etc.) Property is checked twice daily for as long as needed. There is no charge to residents in the special service area.
To sign up for this service you must come to the police department and fill out an information sheet. Your 911 number for the address must also be visible on your house or mailbox.
Contact the Crime Stoppers tip line at 802-748-2222