Central Division

The Central Division serves the neighborhoods of Balboa Park, Barrio Logan, Core-Columbia, Cortez, East Village, Gaslamp, Golden Hill, Grant Hill, Harborview, Horton Plaza, Little Italy, Logan Heights, Marina, Park West, Petco, Sherman Heights, South Park and Stockton.

Central Division serves a population of 103,524 people and encompasses 9.7 square miles.

Address: 2501 Imperial Avenue
San Diego, CA 92102
Phone: (619) 744-9500
TTY: (619) 234-2477
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Email: [email protected]



Fingerprinting services are no longer available at San Diego Police facilities. Beginning July 1, 2005 the California Department of Justice requires that all applicant fingerprint submissions be transmitted electronically. Live Scan digital submissions provide the quickest way to submit and process fingerprint records. Complete the PDF icon Fingerprint (Live Scan) Request Form, then take it to any of the Live Scan sites listed on the California Attorney General's web site.

Engraving Property

Engraving Tools can be checked out to label your property at Central Division.

Vacation House Checks

Police volunteers can conduct a security check on your home while you are on vacation. To request this service contact Central Division.

"You Are Not Alone" YANA Checks

If you know someone who is elderly or disabled and also alone, police volunteers can stop by and check on these people regularly. To request this service, contact Central Division.