Ranson Police Department

  • Agency: Ranson Police Department
  • Address: 700 N. Preston St., Ranson, 25438 WV
  • Chief: William Roper (Chief of Police)
Phone: 304-725-2411
Fax: 304-728-5163

Ranson Police Department is located at 700 N. Preston St., Ranson, 25438 WV. The Chief of Police of the department is William Roper. The Ranson Police Department phone number is 304-725-2411.

Ranson Police Department News

***CAPTURED*** “Warrant Wednesday”. If you have seen Mr. Cogle or know his whereabouts please contact your local law enforcement agency.

We would like to congratulate Ptlm. Bradley Meacham for being recognized as the 2018 Outstanding Law Enforcement Officer for the Ranson Police Department.

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Our department has received several “fraud” calls in regards to Potomac Edison and their bills. The people calling are stating that the payment you made to Potomac Edison didn’t go through and they ask for your account information and then will ask for you to make a payment. Below is a link to their website for safety tips on how to identify a scam. Please pass the word. https://www.firstenergycorp.com/help/safety/scam-info.html


Happy 4th of July! With the holdiday being today, our administrative office is closed. If you need an officer for a non emergency incident contact (304) 725-8484.

Our neighbor police department is open for applications.

We have had a rash of people getting into vehicles that are unlocked. Please remember to lock your vehicle even if it's only for just a few minutes. For those neighbors that don't have a Facebook please pass this onto them.

With the 4th of July coming up this is a reminder that the use of fireworks are illegal within the city limits. Below is a link to our city code 10-5 which states the definition of a firework and 10-6 which prohibits the use of fireworks. https://library.municode.com/wv/ranson/codes/code_of_ordinances?nodeId=PTIITHCO_CH10FIPRPR_ARTIINGE_S10-5FIEFLARE