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ABOUT US

The Montebello Police Department is a full-service law enforcement organization in Los Angeles county in Southern California. We are committed to traditional values of close community involvement and the value of the individual employee.

Our agency is funded for 77 full-time sworn officers, 10 reserve officers, 28 professional staff, 18 part-time professional staff, and several volunteers and seasonal staff.

Our department is a modern, progressive agency, which takes advantage of the rapid advancements in law enforcement technology. The communications, records and investigative units make extensive use of computer aided dispatching and report management systems.

Our department is divided into three divisions; patrol operations, investigations, and support services. 

PATROL
OPERATIONS
These are the officers most frequently seen patrolling the city. This division also contains traffic officers, K-9 units, the special response team, and more.
INVESTIGATIONS
This division contains detectives who investigate crimes, gangs, and narcotics related crimes and incidents.
SUPPORT
SERVICES
The support services division contains the records bureau, property & evidence, the communications bureau and more.

SPECIALIZED UNITS

The department maintains specialized units in many areas. Selection to specialized assignments is made based on the employee’s knowledge, interest, ability, and performance in their current field. Individual career development is encouraged through extensive advanced training and educational assistance programs.

Adult & Juvenile Investigations

Training
Division

Traffic Accident
Investigations

Narcotics Investigations

Special Response
Team

Motorcycle Traffic
Enforcement

Gang
Investigations

Mental Health
Evaluation Team

Community Relations
Unit

K-9
Unit

Professional
Standards Unit

Transit Security
Unit

SPECIALIZED UNITS

The department maintains specialized units in many areas. Selection to specialized assignments is made based on the employee’s knowledge, interest, ability, and performance in their current field. Individual career development is encouraged through extensive advanced training and educational assistance programs.

  • Adult & Juvenile Investigations
  • Training Division
  • Traffic Accident Investigation
  • Narcotics Investigations
  • Special Response Team
  • Motorcycle Traffic Enforcement
  • Gang Investigations
  • Mental Health Evaluation Team
  • Community Relations Unit
  • K9 Unit
  • Professional Standards Unit
  • Transit Security Detail

DEPARTMENT LEADERSHIP

The department management team consists of:

  • Chief of Police
  • 2 Captains
  • 6 Lieutenants
  • 10 Sergeants
  • 4 Civilian Supervisors

Upward mobility is stressed, with an emphasis on promoting from within whenever possible.

DEPARTMENT LEADERSHIP

The department management team consists of:

  • Chief of Police
  • 2 Captains
  • 6 Lieutenants
  • 10 Sergeants
  • 4 Civilian Supervisors

Upward mobility is stressed, with an emphasis on promoting from within whenever possible.

WANT TO GET INVOLVED?

The Montebello Police Department is fortunate to have members of the community supporting and assisting us on a daily basis. From a robust police chaplain corps providing spiritual assistance and guidance to community members suffering a traumatic loss, to our police explorer program which mentors young men and women by providing them an insight into the law enforcement profession. We also have a great reserve police officer program, as well as a citizens-on-patrol program. To become involved in one of these programs, call our non-emergency number at (323) 887-1313.

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