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A Message From the Chief

Welcome to the West Covina Police Department.  I am proud to serve as your police chief. The men and women who make up the department are committed to providing the best policing services to the community.  This is carried out through the adherence to the Police Department’s Core Values, which are; Community Responsiveness, Integrity, Teamwork, and Effort.  We are very fortunate to have the support of the community and work hard to ensure the public’s trust.  Please feel free to browse our website and follow us in social media for the latest updates affecting the City.



About two-thirds of all sworn officers work in this division, which focuses on patrolling city streets, answering calls for service, and identifying potential crime problems. Under the Community Service Area Policing program, four dedicated lieutenants and their crews are assigned a specific quadrant of the City and tasked with resolving public safety concerns for residents, neighborhoods, and businesses.  This division includes the Traffic Unit, the K-9 Unit, Jail Operations, Reserve Officers, Police Cadets and award-winning SHOP senior volunteers who perform non-hazardous duties to free up sworn officers.

Recent News

Interested in a career with the West Covina Police Department? Take a look at positions that are currently available.

Community Service Officer: bit.ly/CSOSep2018
Closing Date: Oct 1, 2018

Police Officer Recruit: bit.ly/PoliceRecruit2018
Closing Date: Continuous

Police Officer Lateral: bit.ly/PoliceLateral2018
Closing Date: Continuous

Police Cadet: bit.ly/PoliceCadet2018
Closing Date: Continuous
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5 days ago

West Covina Police Department

The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The West Covina Police Department is one of the many Public Safety Agencies recognizing this and is offering its Pink Patch to the public. Each patch is $10.00. Funds raised go directly to the City of Hope.

Those interested in obtaining one of these patches should contact Erica Taylor at the West Covina Police Department by email at erica.taylor@wcpd.org or by phone at 626 939-8549.
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Years of Service

The mission of the West Covina Police Department is to provide the highest level of service and protection to the community and to cooperatively enhance public safety as the Department progresses into the future.

Core Values

The core values of the West Covina Police Department is easily remembered using the acronym CITE.  CITE stands for the following:

Community Responsiveness