San Mateo County Police Department

Find San Mateo County California police departments, precincts, and stations. Police departments provide information on public safety, police reports, dispatch, impounds, and policing.


Atherton Police Department 83 Ashfield Road Atherton CA 94027 650-688-6500


Belmont Police Department 1215 Ralston Avenue Belmont CA 94002 650-595-7400

Brisbane Police Department 50 Park Place Brisbane CA 94005 415-508-2181

Broadmoor Police Department 388 88th Street Daly CA 94015 650-755-3840

Burlingame Police Department 1111 Trousdale Drive Burlingame CA 94010 650-777-4100

Colma Police Department 1198 El Camino Real Colma CA 94014 650-997-8344

Daly City Police 333 90th Street Daly CA 94015 650-991-8000

East Palo Alto Police Department 2415 University Avenue East Palo Alto CA 94303 650-853-3160

Foster City Police Department 1030 East Hillsdale Boulevard Foster CA 94404 650-286-3300

Fremont Police Department 2000 South Delaware Street San Mateo CA 94403 510-790-6800

Half Moon Bay Substation 537 Kelly Avenue Half Moon Bay CA 94019 650-726-8288

Hillsborough Police Department 1600 Floribunda Avenue Hillsborough CA 94010 650-375-7470

Menlo Park Police Department 701 Laurel Street Menlo Park CA 94025 650-330-6300

Millbrae Police Department 581 Magnolia Avenue Millbrae CA 94030 650-259-2300

Pacifica Police Department 2075 Pacific Coast Highway Pacifica CA 94044 650-738-7314

Redwood City Police Department 1301 Maple Street Redwood CA 94063 650-780-7100

San Bruno Police Department 1177 Huntington Avenue East San Bruno CA 94066 650-616-7100

San Carlos Police Department 600 Elm Street San Carlos CA 94070 650-802-4277

South San Francisco Police Department 33 Arroyo Drive South San Francisco CA 94080 650-877-8900

About Police Departments

What does it mean for a Police Department to be accredited?

Accredited Police Departments have gone through the accrediting process of the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). CALEA is a non-profit professional organization that assesses the policies and procedures of law enforcement agencies. Accredited Police Departments are considered to have implemented best practices in law enforcement.

What is Community Policing?

Community Policing is an approach to public safety that involves building relationships between the Police and individuals and groups in a community to help solve problems and prevent crime. Community Policing is intended to be proactive in nature by addressing social disorder and other causes of crime.

What kinds of special purpose districts have Police Departments?

In addition to state, county, and local Police forces, states often confer police powers to other government agencies and entities. Special purpose Police Departments are commonly found at universities and colleges, transit authorities, port authorities, airports, and conservation agencies.