City of La Verne
Police Department
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2061 Third Street
La Verne, CA 91750
Normal Business
Non-Emergency Crimes
For Emergencies
Dial 9-1-1
Watch Commander


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

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.



The La Verne Department in conjunction with Eagle Research Associates will be sponsoring a free community presentation on FRAUD AWARENESS. The presentation will educate citizens on how to better protect themselves from Ponzi schemes, scams, and fraud. Eagle Research Associates is a non-profit 501(c) 3 corporation that works with law enforcement agencies worldwide in dealing with the explosion of internet and cyber crimes. The event will occur on December 3, 2014 at 6:00 pm and will take place at the La Verne Community Center, 3680 "D" Street, La Verne CA 91750. See flyer for additional information.



The City of La Verne Police Department is taking applications for the next Citizens' Academy which begins on March 11, 2015.  This ten week educational program is designed to enhance community awareness of the various police department functions.  Participants must live, work or attend school in La Verne and be at least 18 years of age (refer to application for specific qualifications).

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