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How to Contact the City of San Mateo Police Department


San Mateo Police Department - Driving Directions
200 Franklin Parkway San Mateo, CA 94403

Non-Emergency Police Assistance: 650-522-7700
General Information and Records: 650-522-7710
Fax: 650-522-7711
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Staff Directory


Didn't find the number you were looking for? Check out the Staff Directory for a wide variety of phone numbers.
Policing Areas
SMPD's Patrol Lieutenants are assigned Policing Areas within the City, and are points-of-contact for neighborhood issues. View Policing Areas Map

Area 1


West of US101
North of State Route 92

Area 2


West of US101
South of State Route 92

Area 3


East of US101 from
Coyote Point to Foster City
Lt. Todd Mefford
650-522-7608
Lt. Art Sanchez
650-522-7686
Lt. Matt Lethin
650-522-7663
(ALSO Downtown SM & Central Park)
Other Helpful Phone Numbers
Abandoned Vehicle Hotline 650-522-7766
Alarm System Inquiries for Homes and Businesses 650-522-7717
Graffiti Hotline 650-522-7300
Investigation Services 650-522-7650
Patrol Services Watch Sergeant 650-522-7730
Police Activities League (PAL) 650-522-7725
Property 650-522-7630
Secret Witness Hotline 650-522-7676
Traffic Administration 650-522-7740
Traffic Sergeant 650-522-7745


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