239 W Main St, Richmond, KY 40475 1 859 623 1000 Justice, Education, Industry

The Richmond Police Department Narcotics Unit is partnered with the Madison County HIDTA Drug Task Force. The Narcotics Unit enforces narcotics laws, handles citizen complaints regarding narcotics, serves narcotics search warrants and handles all narcotic related asset forfeiture. The unit works closely with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Kentucky State Police, the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, the Berea Police Department, and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to combat narcotics trafficking and violent crime in the community. The Narcotics Unit depends on the citizens of Richmond to provide information regarding possible drug trafficking activity in their neighborhoods. If you have suspicions about one (or more) of your neighbors, here are indicators to look for:

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The Investigations Division of the Richmond Police Department conducts follow-up investigative work on criminal cases forwarded from the patrol division as well as investigating major crimes and sensitive cases that are self-initiated or referred from other agencies.

Civilian This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. performs duties as the Evidence Technician/Custodian for the department.

If you have any information on street-level drug activity or any other crimes, please call the Drug Tip Line at (859) 623-1714, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week or e-mail a detective at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You will remain anonymous when reporting suspicious activities. We only want the information, not your name unless you wish to give us that information. Also check out our Facebook site.

City Hall

Physical Address
239 West Main St.
Richmond, KY 40475
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 250
Richmond, KY
Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: 859.623.1000
Fax: 859.623.7618