Østfold Police District

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Østfold Police District
Agency overview
Formed 2002
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdiction* Police district of Østfold in the county of Østfold, Norway
General nature
Operational structure
Overviewed by National Police Directorate
Headquarters Sarpsborg Police Headquarters
Agency executive Beate Gangås, Chief of Police
Politistasjon / Lensmannskontors 10
* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.

Østfold Police District (Norwegian: Østfold politidistrikt) is headquartered in Sarpsborg, Norway, serving the municipalities of Aremark, Fredrikstad, Halden, Hvaler, Marker, Moss, Rakkestad, Rygge, Rømskog, Råde, Sarpsborg and Våler. Other municipalities in Østfold county belong to Follo Police District.[1] The police district is on the border with Sweden.

The district has police stations in Sarpsborg, Fredrikstad, Halden and Moss and six sheriff's offices (lensmannskontor).[2]

The easiest way to contact the police in Østfold Police District is by telephone, emergency ☎ 112, non emergency calls at ☎ 02800 or ☎ (+47)69 11 33 00.


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