Northern Division

The Northern Division serves the neighborhoods of:

  • Bay Ho
  • Bay Park
  • Clairemont Mesa East
  • Clairemont Mesa West
  • La Jolla
  • Mission Bay Park
  • Mission Beach
  • North Clairemont
  • Pacific Beach
  • Torrey Pines
  • University City

Northern Division serves a population of 225,234 people and encompasses 41.3 square miles.

Address: 4275 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA 92037
Phone: (858) 552-1700
TTY: (858) 552-1799
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (closed 11 a.m. - 12 noon)
Closed Saturday, Sunday and Monday



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.

Vacation House Checks

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

"You Are Not Alone" YANA Checks

If you know someone who is elderly or physically challenged and also alone, Police volunteers can stop by and check on these people regularly. To request this service, contact the Northern Division.

If you have additional questions about San Diego Police Department Recruiting, see the Frequently Asked Questions, call (619) 531-COPS (2677) or email

If you have an emergency, dial 9-1-1.

To access 9-1-1 from a cell phone or outside San Diego, dial (619) 531-2065.

For 24-hour non-emergencies, dial (619) 531-2000 or (858) 484-3154.