List of law enforcement agencies in California

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California Highway Patrol vehicles, 2010.

This is a list of law enforcement agencies in California, including local (city), county, and statewide agencies. Historic agencies are included.

According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics' 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, the state had 509 law enforcement agencies employing 79,431 sworn police officers, about 217 for each 100,000 residents.[1]

State agencies[edit]

County agencies[edit]

City agencies[edit]

College and University agencies[edit]

School Agencies[edit]

The New Parker Center, the headquarters of the Los Angeles Police Department in downtown Los Angeles.

Special district agencies[edit]

Federal law enforcement agencies in California[edit]

A San Francisco Police Department cruiser, K-9 division, 2008.

Defunct Agencies[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2008 Census of State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies, by Brian A Reaves, US Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, July 2011
  2. ^ http://www.ca-bishop.us/departments/police/ official website acessed 14 August 2014
  3. ^ Official Web Site, accessed 24 August 2014
  4. ^ http://www.uplandpl.lib.ca.us/asp/site/police/about/introduction/index.asp official site accessed 14 August 2014
  5. ^ Cerritos College police chief found dead at motel from suicide; 14 August 2014, privateofficer.com accessed 20 August 2014
  6. ^ http://www.openspace.org/about_us/downloads/HR/Ranger.pdf
  7. ^ http://www.trinidad.ca.gov/departments-a-services/police-department.html

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