Agder Police District

Agder Police District (Norwegian: Agder politidistrikt) covers the counties of Aust-Agder and Vest-Agder except Sirdal municipality in Norway, approximately 14,880 square kilometres (5,750 sq mi). The district is headquartered in Kristiansand and consists of five police stations, Kristiansand and in Flekkefjord, Mandal, Grimstad and Arendal, and thirteen sheriff's offices (lensmannskontor). Stays and immigration cases are processed at the headquarters in Kristiansand.[2] In the police district are approximately 280,000 inhabitants. Agder Police District was established on 1 January 2002 by a merger of the former police districts of Vest-Agder, Kristiansand and Arendal.

Agder Police District
Agder politidistrikt
Agency overview
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdictionAgder, Aust-Agder and Vest-Agder except Sirdal, Norway
General nature
Operational structure
Overviewed byNational Police Directorate
HeadquartersKristiansand Police Station
Agency executive
Politistasjon / Lensmannskontors27

The easiest way to contact the police in Agder is by telephone, emergency ☎ 112, non-emergency calls at ☎ 02800 or ☎ (+47) 38 13 60 00.[3][4]

See also

Norwegian Police Service


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