POLICE DEPARTMENT DIRECTORY

Be prepared to tell the 9-1-1 emergency dispatcher the following information:

  • Where you are
  • The location where the incident is occurring (address, and cross street if possible)
  • What is happening
  • Who is involved
  • Whether weapons are involved (if a weapon is involved, provide details for officer safety)
  • If there are any injuries
  • Detailed descriptions, including race, sex, age, height, hair, eyes, clothing, facial hair, scars/tattoos
  • Vehicle involved/Direction of travel

Be prepared to remain on the phone call to assist the dispatcher. Do NOT hang up first; let the dispatcher end the conversation.

If you need to call the Police Department but it is not an emergency, call the business lines at 928-3781 ext. 277, or 925-2632.

POLICE OR FIRE EMERGENCY
9-1-1
 
TELEPHONE NUMBERS:
 
Non-Emergency Police (222 E. Cook Street) (805) 928-3781
Crime Report Info (non-reporting) Ext. 278 or 279
   
Chief of Police Ext. 272
Operations Division Commander Ext. 275
   Detective Bureau Ext. 284, & 417
Support Division Commander Ext. 357
Administrative Services-Business Offices Ext. 273, & 274
Watch Commanders Ext. 297 Shift Sergeant
   
Record Bureau:  
General Information (Record Bureau) Ext. 590
   Traffic Reports Ext. 526
   Arrest Reports Ext. 593
   Missing Persons Ext. 284
   Business License Info Ext. 296
   Sex Registrants Ext. 292
   Narcotics Registrants Ext. 292
   Crime Report Info (non-reporting) Ext. 590
   Live Scans & Fingerprint Info Ext. 465
   Tows & Impounds Ext. 292
   Juvenile Information Ext. 593
   Supervisor Ext. 295
   Insurance Request for Reports: Ext. 293
   
Communications Center (Dispatch) Ext. 277
   Communications Supervisor Ext. 588
   Crime Reporting, Non-emergency Ext. 278, & 279
   
Traffic Bureau Supervisor Ext. 115
   
Alarm Information Toll Free (866) 970-8019
Crime Lab Ext. 300
Property and Evidence Room Ext. 301
Crime Prevention Center Ext. 529
Training Bureau Ext. 276
Volunteer Program Ext. 276
DARE Unit Ext. 362
   
FAX NUMBERS:
Record Bureau (805) 349-9239
Administration (805) 922-0877
Detective Bureau (805) 925-7979
Dispatch Center (805) 925-9393
 
HOTLINE NUMBERS
Abandoned Vehicles Ext. 956
Graffiti Hotline Ext. 667
 
"WE TIP" HOTLINE NUMBERS:
These lines operate 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week and are nation-wide.
Crime Hotline (800) 78CRIME
Drug Hotline (800) 47DRUGS
Arson Hotline (800) 47ARSON
Fraud Hotline (800) 87FRAUD