police department

California City Police Department

Welcome to the California City Police Department. Thank you for your interest, we look forward to serving your needs –Jon Walker Chief of Police

Mission Statement

“We, the members of the California City Police Department, are committed to safeguarding the lives and property of the residents of California City and respond to public concerns in a manner which promotes neighborhoods free from the fear of crime, while ensuring quality of life.”


Records Division

Subjects wishing to obtain a copy of a Police Report or other records may visit the Front Desk during normal business hours (Monday-Friday, 8AM – 5PM). The records department is closed on court holidays. The Records Division may also be contacted by telephone at (760)-373-7096 or (760) 373-7044
(email link below)


The department offers both paper and Live Scan fingerprinting services to the public. Fingerprinting is done on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 PM – 3:30PM by appointment only. Subjects requesting fingerprint services may call the Police Department’s records line @ (760)-373-8606 for scheduling. There is a $20 fee for fingerprinting (additional Live Scan fees may apply). Hard card fingerprinting is $20.

California City Police Department is unable to accommodate requests for our department patch due to expense, security issues, and amount of time involved in their distribution.