Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for a position at the Police Department?
The Department requires a City Application and a State Application. Both forms can be obtained on the website or you can obtain a copy at the Police Department. Go to FAQ
How do I get sponsored for Basic Law Enforcement Training - BLET?
Anyone interested in seeking a sponsorship to attend BLET must first complete a full application to the Police Department. At a minimum a background investigation will be conducted to ensure the applicant meets the minimum state standards. Go to FAQ
Where can I pick up a police Report?
Contact Records Department at 704-827-4343 or come to the Police Department. Go to FAQ
If a citizen wants to hold a special event in town are there any special requirements?
Special Events require a permit. The permit application can be found on the Licenses and Permits section of this website or obtained at the City Offices at 400 East Central Ave., Mount Holly. In addition, any event that requires a street closing must be presented before City Council. Go to FAQ
Who handles complaints regarding animals?
The Gaston County is responsible for enforcing animal control statutes and ordinances. However, Mount Holly Police will respond to any calls of this nature. Depending on the issue you may be referred to Gaston County. Go to FAQ