Department Overview
About Us

Department Vision Statement

The La Verne Police Department, as a vital component of the City, shall preserve our community's exceptional quality of life by providing the highest level of law enforcement.

We shall accomplish this through sound leadership and shared cooperation with the members of our community.

We shall value small town virtures, providing personalized service, unencumbered by bureaucracy.

We shall continually use innovative methods to deliver a variety of services through effective management of our resources.

We shall accomplish these things by creating a learning and rewarding enviroment for all of our employees.

We shall anticipate the future and actively plan for it, while recognizing that change is inevitable.

The La Verne Police Department consists of:

  • 39 Sworn Officers
  • 18 Professional Staff Members 
  • a Reserve Force of up to 25 Officers
  • A Retired Senior Volunteer Patrol program consisting of 35 members


The Public Safety Facility houses all divisions of the Police Department including Patrol, Traffic, Detectives, Records, Communications, and Jail Division.

The facility also houses a Type I Jail and state of the art indoor shooting range.