Message from the Chief
Nick Paz, Chief of Police
Nick Paz, Chief of Police


Welcome to the City of La Verne Police Department's webpage.


The La Verne Police Department, in partnership with the community, strives to provide the highest quality of comprehensive professional law enforcement services to the citizens of La Verne.

Our Department prides itself in its proactive and innovative approach in responding to the needs and concerns of the community. The Police Department is committed to preserving the exceptional quality of life that our citizens enjoy and keeping La Verne one of the safest communities in California.

As part of our commitment to the citizens of La Verne, the following Organizational Values was created by the members of the La Verne Police Department:


We recognize our responsibility to ensure a safe environment for our community with the highest sense of commitment, perspective, and conduct.

We uphold honesty, integrity, and the highest ethical behavior within our organization.


We value the need for the efficient use of our resources and shall demonstrate fiscal responsibility.

We value open communication with our citizens and hold ourselves accountable for our conduct. 


We strive to recognize new ideas and resources which are progressive and visionary

We build upon this vision by recognizing opportunities that allow for a more innovative, effective, and efficient level of service to our community


We stand firm in our allegiance to the duties to which we have been entrusted.

We dedicate our course of thought and action towards the highest level of service to our community.


We will provide fair and courteous service with respect for the dignity and rights of all we serve.

We are committed to a tradition of excellence and continually strive to improve the quality of life for all members of this community.

I hope you find the information that we have provided on this site useful and informative.



Nick Paz

Chief of Police