Press IDs

State Police Press IDs

In cooperation with the Virginia State Police, the Virginia Press Association provides identification credentials to journalists who are bona fide employees of Virginia newspapers and VPA members. Credentials are provided upon application by publishers. Notarized applications can be faxed to (804) 726-1574 or emailed to if the notary seal is in ink; if it is embossed, it must be mailed to VPA.

Photos can be emailed to along with the application. Images must be head-and-shoulder shots and a minimum of 300 dpi. IDs are processed by the Virginia State Police and mailed to the publisher’s attention.

State Police Press ID Renewal

Virginia State Police Identification Card RENEWAL

State Police ID Application

Virginia State Police Identification Card APPLICATION