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From neighborhoods and parks to streets and parking, find what you need in your community and report your concerns.
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The Police and Fire-Rescue departments work together within our communities to provide the highest level of quality service and protection. From neighborhood watch to 9-1-1 services, our team is here for you 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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If you have an emergency, dial 9-1-1
Non-Emergency Calls, 24 hours:
619-531-2000 or 858-484-3154
Emergency from outside of San Diego:
Apply for a permit or license to operate a police regulated business within the City limits
Apply for a temporary restraining order
Apply for a single-organization media identification card (for those that work for and provide service to only one media organization)
Apply for a multi-organization media identification card (for freelancers who provide service to more than one media organization)
Apply for a permit for special events impacting traffic such as parades, running events, street fairs, block parties, stadium events, Sports Arena events or concerts
Apply for a job with the Police Department
Apply for an alarm permit
Get a copy of a traffic collision report
Find out how to obtain a temporary restraining order
Find out if someone is in County jail
Find out if or where your car was towed
Find volunteer opportunities at the Police Department
Learn about pre-paid parking cards, residential permits, enforcement holidays, and other parking topics
Find information on an impounded vehicle
Find the status of your auto theft case
Find information on crime statistics and related maps
Find and contact the detective who is working on your case by calling your community's police station
Find information on special events, road closures, evacuations, earthquakes, and other major events
Pay for your parking ticket/citation
Pay for your alarm permit
Report a narcotics-related incident
Report a non-emergency issue through the Citizens' Online Police Reporting System
Report problems with street lights, potholes or traffic signals
To report a financial crime, including fraudulent checks, credit card transactions, and credit applications, call 619-531-2000.
If there is a vicious or dangerous animal running loose or someone is being attacked, call 9-1-1.
To report a non-emergency issue with an animal or report non-vicious dogs running loose or off leash, contact Animal Regulations at 858-278-9760 x 2866.
Report a stolen vehicle
Report a complaint against a beverage establishment
Report a vehicle parked in the same place for over 72 hours
Request a check of your home while you are on vacation
Request a ride along with a patrol officer
Request additional patrols in your neighborhood
File a Police Report Online
Quarterly Community Policing Report
Body Worn Cameras
Crime Statistics and Maps
Crime Laboratory Documents
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