Shelby Police Department

  • Agency: Shelby Police Department
  • Address: 130 W Warren St, Shelby, 28150 NC
  • Chief: Jeff Ledford (Interim Chief of Police)
Phone: 704-484-6845

Shelby Police Department is located at 130 W Warren St, Shelby, 28150 NC. The Interim Chief of Police of the department is Jeff Ledford. The Shelby Police Department phone number is 704-484-6845.

Shelby Police Department News

We had a great time at the Life Enrichment Center today. We really enjoyed having coffee with you. We also want to say thank you too the veteran's that we met.#teamspd

Monthly CrimeStat meeting discussing our strategies for the next month. #TeamSPD

Come out December 16th to the Dollar General store located at 911 Fallston Rd and help the community by donating toys for the kids in the community. All donations are appreciated. #teamspd

We had a great time helping out in the 2017 MDA Lock- Up. #teamspd


For over two years, the Shelby Police Department has been partnering with local churches and other facilities, to help them prepare for the worst. In light of recent events, we want to remind our faith based community, as well as any other group or facility, to have a plan, remain vigilant, and let us be a part of your preparation. We offer Church Safety and Security awareness training, active shooter training, and other emergency preparedness training customized to your group's needs. Please call Officer Matt Melvin or Lt. Chris Howington with any questions. (704) 484-6845, We would be happy to assist. #teamspd

Christy Huggins will offer an entertaining and informative presentation about being a 911 Telecommunicator, and give us an update on the new communications center. This is second installment of the Are You Ready, emergency preparadness series. We look forward to seeing your there!

It's time once again to start signing up for Shelby Police Department's Citizen's Police Academy. This is a great opportunity for those interested in law enforcement,or simply wanting to learn more about the inner workings of your police department. You will get a chance to learn, ask questions, and participate in hands on demonstrations. You will also get an opportunity to ride along with an officer during patrol. The Academy will be here before you know it, so contact Officer Matt Melvin at for more information, or stop by the Police Department and pick up an application. Thank you for your continued interest in this great program.

Thank you First Baptist Church, Mothers Morning Out classes for inviting officers and Safety Pup to talk about 911, emergencies, and safety.

We want to take a moment to wish one of our very own a Happy Birthday to Amanda Walker.. Thank you for your service to our department. We hope that you have a wonderful birthday..

If anyone recognizes this individual please contact Lt. Scott Champion at 704-484-7151 or if you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 704-481-8477.

We need to identify these two individuals due to their recent involvement in a series of frauds that have occurred at Walmart Stores in both Shelby and Cherryville. If you have information on their identities or have knowledge of these crimes please call us at 704-484-6845 or if you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 704-481-8477.

"Chief" Safety Pup enjoyed spending this morning in Uptown Shelby with kids from First Baptist Church Childcare and Rainbow Connections. Safety Pup also visited some of our Uptown Businesses. We hope everyone has a great evening!!

Chief Safety Pup visiting uptown..

Have a fun, but most of all Safe Halloween!

Thank you to AT&T for showcasing first responders this month. We really enjoyed our time with you today. Thanks also to Officer Fussell and K9 Tessa for taking time away from your duties to demonstrate your abilities and teach us about your K9 team.

Stop and visit us today at AT&T, 1625 E Dixon Blvd. We are passing out candy and safety information for Halloween. We will have a K9 Demonstration at noon.

We want to wish our very own Officer Brandon Spangler a Happy Birthday.. Thank you for your service to our department..

Great night for foot patrol in Uptown Shelby. Even our Zombies are friendly...

We had a blast tonight at the Marion School Fall Festival. Superheroes, ghosts, and goblins all stopped by to visit our table. We even saw some of our past Cop Campers.

Thank you to everyone who attended the PSN meeting Monday night. The bad weather forced us to switch speakers at the last minute, but we want to offer a raincheck to hear Christy Huggins at our next meeting. Christy will offer an entertaining and informative presentation about the process and challenges of being a 911 Technician. Due to the holiday, we will hold the meeting on November 13th at 6:00 pm instead of November 27th. Thank you!

Partnership for Change meeting today. Thanks to Ken Mooney for his presentation on the great things going on at Cleveland Community College!!

We want to wish our very own Officer Michael Watson a very special Happy Birthday.. Thank you for the service that you provide for us and we hope this is a great day for you..

The Community Policing unit hanging out and making new friends at the East Side Car Wash. #teamspd