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A Message From the Chief

Police Officers are the most visible aspect of any police department. For this reason, we are committed to providing excellent front line law enforcement service to our residents and visitors. We will accomplish this by serving the citizens of West Covina with the highest ethical standards and professionalism, achieving the Department’s motto of “Integrity and Service since 1937.” I am proud to serve as your Chief of Police and hope you will join with us making the City of West Covina a safe place to work and play.



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

A trip to Plaza West Covina for pictures with Santa led to gifts from WCPD Officers. #GiftItNotTicket ... See MoreSee Less

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Spreading the joy of Christmas with #GiftItNotTicket today in the City of West Covina. West Covina PD along with generous donations and gifts donated by the West Covina Police Association and the WC Police Management Association are given out to those who are stopped by select WCPD Officers. Additional days are coming in the month of December. You could be next 🚓👮🏻🎄🎁🎅 ... See MoreSee Less

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What a great day, and a great moment giving these gifts to these amazing children and family. #GiftItNotTicket. ... See MoreSee Less

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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