Haysi Police Department
Phone: (276) 865 7101 (non emergency)
Fax: (276) 865-9808
For Emergency Call 911
P.O. Box 278
Haysi, VA 24256
The Haysi Police Department was incorporated in 1936 with records and research from local Historian Dennis Reedy showing the first officer of the Town of Haysi started in 1934. Currently the Police Department provides Law Enforcement coverage with 2 full-time officers, 2 part-time officers, and 5 Auxiliary officers. Haysi Police Department only employees DCJS Certified Law Enforcement Officers, and require auxiliary officers to maintain the same DCJS certifications as Full-time Officers. Dickenson County Sheriff’s Office and Virginia State Police also assist the Town of Haysi in answer calls and providing officers as needed or requested by the police department. The Police Department operates a mixed fleet of white vehicles with red strips, and camouflaged military obtained utility vehicles (used during severe weather).
Chief of Police – George Wallace
Serving in the Law Enforcement Community since 1988 and serving the Haysi Police Department since 2000. Chief Wallace refers to the Town of Haysi as his own Mayberry from the Andy Griffith Show. Chief Wallace deals with all day to day operations of the Police Department, over sees the Town Maintenance, and was one of the first School Resource Officers in Dickenson County. Chief Wallace welcomes all visitors from near or far to stop by the Police Department and voice questions, concerns, comments, or just to stop and say hello.
Assistant Chief of Police – Bobby Edwards
Serving in the Law Enforcement Community since 2001, and the Haysi Police Department since 2011. Edwards is a DCJS General Instructor, Active Shooter Instructor, Civilian Response To Active Shooter Events (CRASE) Instructor, and serves as the School Resource Officer for Sandlick Elementary School. He also handles all computer related investigations, accident reconstruction, grant writing, policy and procedures, and report requests made to the Town of Haysi. Edwards also is utilized by the Town of Haysi as an Emergency Medical Technician, Computer Technician, and Locksmith. Edwards is also employed by Dickenson County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy Sheriff.
Patrolman -Brent Wallace
Serving in public safety as a firefighter since 1999, and the Haysi Police Department since 2013. Officer Wallace is also employed by Virginia Department of Corrections.
Patrolman -Grant Garrett
Serving in the Law Enforcement since 2010, and the Haysi Police Department starting in 2013. Garrett is also employed by Dickenson County Sheriff’s Office as a Deputy Sheriff.
Auxiliary Patrolman -Scottie Owens
Serving in the Law Enforcement Community since 1995, and the Haysi Police Department since 2011. Owens is a Firearms Instructor, General Instructor, First Aid & CPR Instructor, Defensive Tactics Instructor, and Defensive Driving instructor. Owens is also employed by Dickenson County Emergency Management, and the Virginia Department of Corrections.
Auxiliary Patrolman -Donald Viers
Viers is a certified DCJS Law Enforcement Officer serving the Town of Haysi since 2012, Viers also works as the Criminal Justice Instructor for Dickenson County Public Schools.
Auxiliary Patrolman -Brett Stallard
Serving in Law Enforcement since 2000 and the Town of Haysi since 2014, Stallard is a certified DCJS Law Enforcement Officer, DCJS General Instructor, and Emergency Medical Technician. Stallard is also employed by the Virginia Department of Corrections.
Auxiliary Patrolman -Tyler Lyall
Serving in Law Enforcement since 2007 and the Town of Haysi since 2014, Lyall is a graduate of the Virginia State Police Academy, and is a DCJS Law Enforcement Officer.
Auxiliary Patrolman -Shawn Greear
Serving the Town of Haysi since 2014, Greer is a certified DCJS Law Enforcement Officer, and School Resource Officer. Greear Also works as a probation officer.