About SMPD Fact Sheet


San Mateo Police Department's Mission Statement

  • The San Mateo Police Department is dedicated to providing the highest level of police services to all persons within our community.
  • Fairness, equality and justice are our guiding principles as we execute our duties and obligations while adhering to the highest ethical standards.
  • The department is committed to improving the quality of life to those who live and work within our city, by recognizing our clients' needs, and by forming partnerships with the community and other service providers.

Police Facilities

200 Franklin Parkway San Mateo, CA 94403
Tri-level, energy efficient building constructed in 2009

Downtown Sub-Station

380 First Avenue San Mateo, CA 94403
Services downtown units & north-end patrol units

Our Vehicles

  • Patrol Vehicles
  • Supervisor Vehicles
  • Incident Command Mobile Center
  • Tactical Command Vehicle
  • Motorcycles
  • Electric Motorcycle
  • Conventional Bicycles
  • Community Services