Police Department

The City of McFarland Police Department is a full service department with a variety of specialties and community services. Our progressive Police Department provides law enforcement services that are capable of ensuring the utmost in safety to our community. Services provided include the following:
  • Patrol Bureau
  • Investigations Bureau
  • Traffic Bureau
  • K-9 Unit
  • Bicycle Unit
  • Reserve Officers
  • Chaplain Bureau
  • Animal Control
  • Neighborhood Watch
  • Explorer Program
  • Volunteer Program
  • Property and Evidence Unit
  • Communications Bureau
  • Records Bureau
Other components include our Police Reserves, Police Volunteers Program, Police Explorer Program, and a host of interdepartmental programs.

The Police Department is here to serve and work with residents and local businesses to ensure McFarland is a safe place to live, work, and play.

Services
The McFarland Police Department is charged with public safety in the community and will respond to all request for police services, to include the following:
  • Crime-related matters
  • Most incidents that involve hazardous situations
  • Neighborhood disputes or problems
  • Suspicious activity
Dispatch
The department operates a 24-hour dispatch center available to receive 911 emergency calls and will receive non-emergency calls at the business telephone lines of 661-792-2121 or 661-792-2122.

Patrols & Reporting Suspicious Activity
Police officers provide patrols in the community around the clock and are available to assist with any public safety matter. The department also urges all community residents to call and report crime or suspicious activity on our anonymous tip line at 855-623-4357 if you choose to remain anonymous.