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Watch Commander

 

Contact the on-duty WATCH COMMANDER for any questions or concerns at (909) 596-1913 extension 2223 or email him/her at watch_commander@lvpd.org.

For emergencies or to report a crime or any suspicious incident, dial 911 or call (909) 596-1913 and ask for Dispatch. 

Law enforcement is a 24 hour operation, and in order to maintain continuity and coordination of the Department's multitude of activities, a Watch Commander is assigned to each shift. The position is responsible for everything that occurs during a shift including the direct oversight of field personnel and their activities, review and approval of all bookings of arrestees, and coordination of necessary resources during extraordinary circumstances. In addition, the Watch Commander receives and records personnel complaints, and resolves conflicts. The Watch Commander is typically a Lieutenant with tenure and in their absence a Sergeant will fill in.

California Victim Compensation Program

 

The California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) can help pay bills and expenses that result from certain violent crimes. Victims of crime who have been injured or have been threatened with injury may be eligible for help from CalVCP.

Call CalVCP at 800.777.9229 or visit www.calvcp.ca.gov for more information.

GOT DRUGS?

 

On Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the La Verne Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public the opportunity to rid their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your medications for disposal to La Verne Police Department at 2061 Third Street. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

VINE (Victims Information and Notification Everyday)

 

The Los Angeles County VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender's custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the Los Angeles County VINE system is 1-877-VINE 4 LA (1-877-846-3452). The service is also available in TTY by calling 1-866-847-1298. This service is provided to assist Victims of Crime who have a right to know about their offender's custody status and is provided to you by the Los Angeles County's Sheriff's Department and Sheriff Lee Baca.

https://www.vinelink.com/vinelink/siteInfoAction.do?siteId=5010

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