Don’t Drive Distracted
Distracted driving is any activity that diverts attention from driving, including talking or texting on your phone, eating and drinking, talking to people in your vehicle, fiddling with the stereo, entertainment or navigation system—anything that takes your attention away from the task of safe driving.
Cathedral City Bed Racing
The Cathedral City Police and Fire Departments took home the 1st and 2nd place trophies during the 2017 LGBT Bed Race. This was a great opportunity to engage with the community, while also team building!
2016 – 2020 Strategic Plan
This Strategic Plan is a dynamic document that is in a state of constant review and updating. As one goal is achieved, a new challenge will become apparent and that challenge will become the next objective.
Cathedral City Police Department Initiates Motorcycle Officer Traffic Enforcement Program
The Cathedral City Police Department is serious about the safety of the community and overall traffic safety within the City. Traffic Motorcycle Officers are now patrolling the streets of Cathedral City
Where we are located and who we support
As our community grows, so does our need for top-notch law enforcement professionals.
Welcome to the Cathedral City Police Department website. We are working hard to provide you with the latest and best information available about ways to keep you and your family safe and secure.
Cathedral City Police Department
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General Safety Tips
CCPD is dedicated to enhancing public safety and reducing the fear and the incidence of crime. There are many things each and every community member can do to reduce his or her chances of becoming a victim.Click Here
The office of the Chief of Police provides
administrative direction to the department through the various Divisions.
Since its creation, Cathedral city Police Department has lost two of its own in the line of duty. This page is dedicated as a remembrance of our fallen heroes.Click Here
Community Police Academy
Oct. 2ND, 2018 – Nov. 20th 2018 Tuesdays: 6:00pm- 8:00pm Where: Cathedral City Police Dept. Community Police Academy Get involved with your local Police Department. Come join us for an interactive experience in police work. We are offering a FREE 8-week Community Academy. This 8-week class offers a hands-on approach…
Cathedral City Police Department Patrolling for Illegal Fireworks During the 4th of July Week
Take a ride along with Police Officer Jesse Vela and Communications Manager Chris Parman as they scoured the City on Monday night looking for individuals shooting off illegal fireworks. This video shows you the challenges facing officers finding the offenders, how a priority calls takes precedent, and what are the…
More great work by our fireworks enforcement team!
On Sunday, July 1, 2018, at 9:30 pm, Cathedral City Police Officers were working a special detail addressing the use of illegal fireworks in the city, when they checked an occupied vehicle parked in the parking lot of a gas station in the 27900 block of Date Palm, Cathedral City….
April 9th-15th is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
Dispatching for a single agency is challenging enough, but our Cathedral City Dispatchers handle the dispatching duties for the Cathedral City Police Department, Cathedral City Fire Department, and the Desert Hot Springs Police Department. The work they do is truly amazing, so during the week of April 9th – 15th,…