Culver City Police Department

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Culver City Police Department
Abbreviation CCPD
Agency overview
Formed 1917
Annual budget Approximately $14.5 million
Legal personality Governmental: Government agency
Jurisdictional structure
Operations jurisdiction* City of Culver City in the state of California, USA
General nature
Operational structure
Headquarters 4040 Duquesne Avenue, Culver City, California 90232
Agency executives
  • Scott Bixby, Chief of Police
  • Chris Gutierrez, Assistant Chief
  • Allen Azran, Captain
  • Ron Iizuka, Captain
Stations 1
* Divisional agency: Division of the country, over which the agency has usual operational jurisdiction.

The Culver City Police Department (CCPD) is the police department in Culver City, California.[1]

The CCPD is a full-service police department and includes more than 160 persons on staff, and serves an area of 5.13 square miles (13.3 km2). The police chief is Scott Bixby.[2]


The Culver City Police Department was founded on November 21, 1917, when the City Trustees provided for the employment of a City Marshal in their 5th resolution. As a result, Frank W. Bradley started work on November 21, 1917. The department did not function as a full-service police department, using the County Jail for prisoners, and having only temporary police officers. Walter Shaw was appointed the first municipal Chief of Police in 1926.[3]

Since the department was formed in 1917, it has had two officers killed in the line of duty, both by traffic accidents.[4] One of the officers from the Rodney King incident, former LAPD officer Timothy Wind was subsequently employed between 1994-2000 as one of its community relations officers, before leaving California in 2000 for Indiana.[5]

Specialized Units[edit]

  • K-9
  • Special Events
  • Motorcycle Enforcement
  • Task Force
  • Commercial Enforcement
    • Patrol/Detectives/Juvenile Investigations/Traffic Enforcement & Investigations/Training
  • Reserve Police
  • Automated Enforcement
  • IT

Employee Organization[edit]

The Culver City Police Officers' Association represents officers and sergeants of the Culver City Police Department while the Culver City Police Management Group represents the lieutenants and command officers..[6]


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