Occoquan is served by both the Occoquan Police Department as well as the Prince William County Police Department.
The Occoquan Police Department provides public safety for the Town, its corporate limits, and the 17 acres of land outside the corporate town limits on Tanyard Hill Road, and, by Virginia Code Section 19.2-250, three hundred yards in any direction from the corporate limits of the Town.
The Occoquan Police Department is led by a Chief of Police/Town Sergeant who is appointed by the Occoquan Town Council. The Police Department is located at 122 Commerce Street and has a substation in Town Hall located at 314 Mill Street in Occoquan.
The Prince William County Public Safety Communications Center handles dispatching of Occoquan Police officers as well as the Prince William County Police, who provide police response when Occoquan officers are not present in the Town.
All emergencies, crimes, or other matters of an urgent nature should be reported promptly to 9-1-1.
Other non-emergency public safety matters requiring police response should be reported to the Public Safety Non-Emergency number (703) 792-6500. See below for important telephone numbers.
Request a Welfare Check
If you would like to request Town police perform a welfare check on someone in Town, please click here to complete the relevant form.
Occoquan Police Department reports all reportable crashes to the Commonwealth of Virginia, which is recorded in the Traffic Records Electronic Data System commonly known as TREDS. This system is managed by the Virginia Highway Safety Office.
Once the reportable crash report (FR300P) has been reviewed by our department, it is submitted to the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles’ approval process. The DMV maintains the official record of all reportable crashes occurring within the Commonwealth and is responsible for the dissemination of these reports. In order to receive a copy of this report, please visit: Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles.
Parking ticket payment options include:
- Pay Online
- Pay by Phone: (703) 936-9606
- In person at Town Hall, 314 Mill St., Occoquan, VA 22125, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- Drop payment in lockbox in front of Town Hall after hours
- Mail to Town of Occoquan, P.O. Box 195, Occoquan, VA 22125
If you would like to contest a parking ticket, complete the Violation – Notice of Contest and return it to Town Hall.
In an Emergency, dial 9-1-1
To report a crime or other non-emergency issues, please call:
(703) 792-6500 (Prince William County Public Safety Communications)
To contact the Occoquan Police: (703) 492-7274