Police

The Hurt Police Department works diligently to ensure our town is a safe and pleasant place to live. Supplementary coverage is provided by the Pittsylvania County Sheriff’s Department. Hurt also participates in a mutual aid agreement with the adjacent town of Altavista’s police department and other regional agencies. We salute these individuals and sincerely appreciate them for their service to our community.

Pursuant to §§ 15.2-1609.10 and 15.2-1722.1 the Hurt Police Department will provide the data for Community Policing Reporting Database upon request. Request can be made at: [email protected] Other information can also be found at: https://www.vsp.virginia.gov/CJIS_UniformCrimeReporting.shtm#CP from the Department of State Police Uniform Crime Reporting. Pursuant to §§ 15.2-1723.1 the policy for body-worn camera system (BWC) is available for public comment and review. 

Contact Information

  • Non-emergencies: (434) 608-0554 
  • Fax (Police Department): (434) 324-2124

Officers: 

Michael “Jason” Lovelace, Chief of Police
(434) 546-5787 or email 

Thomas Sawyer, Officer
(434) 259-0706 or email 

Director of Public Safety/Emergency Management:

Mike Jones
(434) 259-8582 or email

True Emergencies: Call 9-1-1