Eden North Carolina

Where Promise Flows

Police Department

The City of Eden Police Department is comprised of forty-five (45) sworn officers.  These officers are supported by four (4) full-time communications officers and one (1) part-time communications officer.  We employ one (1) records clerk, one (1) administrative secretary, and one (1) detective secretary.  We also employ one (1) full-time humane officer and one (1) part-time humane officer.

We are committed to provide the citizens of Eden the best police service possible.  We accomplish this by continuously encouraging the officers to upgrade their skills on a regular basis.  Along with an excellent patrol division, we provide a highly trained and experienced investigations unit which includes narcotics investigations.


Reece Pyrtle - Chief of Police

Email: Reece Pyrtle


Greg Light - Deputy Police Chief

Email: Greg Light

Non-Emergency Line (336) 623-9755

Option 1 - Administration

Option 2 - Investigations

Option 3 - Records Office

Option 4 - Animal Control

Option 5 - Fire Administration

Option 6 - Communications



Police Department

308 E. Stadium Drive

Emergencies - Call 911

We welcome any comments from our citizens.  The Police Chief and his staff are always eager to meet with our citizens and address any concerns that they may have.  
Visit our new E-Gov Services Action Line to issue a request or complaint after hours.

Additional Information

Citizens Academy Police Department Tour

Fingerprinting Services

Motor Vehicles & Traffic City Code Chapter 9.PDF

Police & Emergency Services City Code Chapter 11.PDF

Police Services Fees

Report Drug Activity in your community

Sheriff's Office
Dispatcher (336) 634-3232
Administration (336) 634-3239

Magistrate's Office
(336) 627-0130


North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles State Website

Eden License Plate Agency is located at 712 Washington Street

Open Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

(336) 627-1368