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FAQ's


How Do I Contact the Police?

The Landis Police Department provides 24/7 police protection the citizens of Landis 365 days per year. To provide you with the best service possible, please call 911 to report a crime or if you need an officer to respond to your location.

 

Although we always have officers on-duty, our facility is not routinely staffed nor open to the public.

 

Contact Numbers

Emergency / Dispatch - 911

Non-emergency Dispatch - (704)-216-8500

Administrative Office Phone - (704)-857-2129

Fax - (704)-857-3512

Email / general correspondence: inbox@landispolice.com

 

Patch requests

Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate patch requests. Any requests submitted will be discarded.


Mailing Address

P.O. Box 165

Landis, NC 28088


Physical Address

We are located at 136 North Central Avenue, at the corner of N. Central Ave and E. Garden St in the old city hall building.



How Do I Get a Police Report?

 

Most accident reports can be obtained online, instantly and without charge. 

 

Incident report and arrest reports may be requested via email to inbox@landispolice.com

 



How Do I Get a Gun Permit?

In North Carolina, municipal police departments do not have the authority to issue permits to purchase firearms or carry them concealed. This responsibility is legally restricted to the Sheriff of the county in which you reside.

Residents of Landis seeking to obtain a permit should contact the Rowan County Sheriff's Office.

The North Carolina Department of Justice offers a guide to North Carolina Firearms Laws.



How Do I Register my Alarm?

The Town of Landis Alarm Ordinance requires all alarms, commercial and residential, which are monitored by an alarm company to be registered with the police department. When an alarm is registered you will receive a numbered permit from the police department. This permit must be displayed on or near the front entrance.

The fees for alarm permits are:

  • New Installations - $25.00 for first year

  • Systems installed prior to July 1,2008 - $5.00

  • Renewals - $5.00 per year

     

Permits expire at the end of the calendar year.

Please fill out the Property Information portion of the Alarm Registration Form and bring or mail it to the Landis Police Department along with the appropriate fee to obtain your permit.



How Do I Pay a Citation?

North Carolina Uniform Citations

Depending upon what you have been charged with, you may have the option to pay a citation before the scheduled court date in lieu of appearing in court. For a list of waivable offenses, fines, and court costs please refer to the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts.

 

Citations issued for waivable offenses may be paid online through the NC AOC's ePay site PayNCTicket.org.


Questions regarding payment of Uniform Citations should be directed to the Rowan Clerk of Superior Court at (704)-797-3015. Their mailing address is:


PO Box 4599

Salisbury, NC 28145-4599


Town of Landis Ordinance Citations

Town ordinance citations, such as noise ordinance and alarm ordinance violations, must be paid at the Landis Town Hall within the time specified on the face of the citation.  If paid promptly, ordinance citations will not appear on your criminal record, drivers license history, or affect your insurance. 


If ordinance citations are not paid in the time allotted, a criminal summons may be issued against the defendant. A summons will require the defendant to appear in Rowan County District Court.  Once a criminal summons is issued, the charge will appear in your criminal record with the NC Administrative Office of the Courts and may appear on your drivers license and/or insurance depending upon the offense for which you were cited.  Upon conviction, the defendant may also be responsible for the payment of all applicable court costs.