Place of Worship Safety

Faith-based leaders: Is your place of worship safe? Newport News Police Department offers free safety assessments to help ensure your buildings are safe and secure. We also offer a free one-hour seminar to assist faith-based communities with creating a safety team. 

Please take a few minutes to watch the video below and learn more from Officer Matthew Gholson.

For more information, call 757-928-4100 or email Officer Gholson at