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Police Department 

200 Franklin Parkway
San Mateo, CA 94403

(650) 522-7700




Contacting a Detective 

(650) 522-7650


Major cases and some follow-up cases are handled by Investigative Services.
Some cases which require investigation are assigned to a detective after the initial police report is taken. The officer who takes the initial report can provide you with information as to whether the report will be assigned for investigation and which detectives will handle it.



General Information 

Records/Reports: 650-522-7710
Non-Emergency Dispatch: 650-522-7700


Graffiti Hotline 

(650) 522-7300

Link: Graffiti Reporting 3 Different Ways


Investigation Services 

Investigation officers work closely with Patrol, the community, and the district attorney’s office to find solutions for victims in their cases.

Areas of expertise include Persons Crimes, Property Crimes, Checks/Fraud, Juvenile Detail, Missing Persons, Drug Registration, Taxi Permits, and Masseuse Permits.

Phone: 650-522-7650
Secret Witness Hotline: 650-522-7676


Police Activities League (PAL) 

(650) 522-7725


Our non-profit organization seeks to promote trust and understanding between “cops and kids” – bringing youth under the supervision and constructive influence of our city’s police officers and other positive role models in a wide range of activities.


Traffic Officer 

Abandoned Vehicles: 650-522-7766
Administration: 650-522-7740
Traffic Sergeant: 650-522-7745


Uniformed Patrol (Field Operations) 

Patrol Officers assigned to geographic areas.
Administration: 650-522-7720
Sergeant: 650-522-7730





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