Hordaland Police District

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Hordaland Police District
Agency overview
Formed 2002
Employees Approx. 900
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
General nature
Operational structure
Overviewed by National Police Directorate
Headquarters Bergen Sentrum Police Station, Alehelgens gate 6, Bergen
Agency executive Geir Gudmundsen, Chief of Police
Politistasjon / Lensmannskontors 15
* Divisional agency: Sub division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.

Hordaland Police District (Norwegian: Hordaland politidisrikt) is headquartered in Bergen, Norway. In the police district are approximately 453 800 inhabitants. The Police District covers the municipalities: Askøy, Austevoll, Austrheim, Bergen, Eidfjord, Fedje, Fjell, Fusa, Granvin, Gulen, Jondal, Kvam, Kvinnherad, Lindås, Masfjorden, Meland, Modalen, Odda, Os, Osterøy, Radøy, Samnanger, Sund, Tysnes, Ullensvang, Ulvik, Vaksdal, Voss and Øygarden in the county of Hordaland.[1]

In the second largest police district in Norway, there are four police stations in the city of Bergen (North, south, west and central Bergen) and eleven sheriff's offices (lensmannskontor in Norwegian) in other parts of the county.[2]

The easiest way to contact the police in Hordaland is by telephone, emergency ☎ 112, non-emergency calls at ☎ 02800 or ☎ (+47)55 55 63 00.

See also[edit]

Norwegian Police Service


  1. ^ Om Hordaland politidistrikt in Norwegian
  2. ^ Contact information Hordaland Police District