Pasadena CA Police Department

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


Pasadena Police Department 207 North Garfield Avenue Pasadena CA 91101 626-744-4501


About Pasadena Police Departments

Police Departments in Pasadena, CA are law enforcement agencies that are responsible for policing the Pasadena community. Pasadena police promote public safety by preventing crime, stopping crimes in process, criminal investigations, and by providing first response to emergencies.

You may contact the Police Department for questions about:
  • Pasadena public criminal records
  • Filing accident reports
  • Filing Pasadena police reports
  • 911 emergencies and first responders
  • Filing complaints and public safety concerns
  • Fingerprinting services
  • Pasadena Police jobs and employment
Pasadena Criminal Records

Pasadena Police Stations keep public records that are available to the public including criminal records, arrest records, police reports, accident reports, police blotters, and Pasadena crime maps. Police Depts may also provide information about driving history, traffic violations, parking tickets, and car accident reports that may be required for insurance claims.

Crime Prevention

Pasadena Police Officers are empowered to protect the community through various laws and statutes granted by the state of California and local community ordinances. Policing powers are used to prevent and deter crime in Pasadena, CA and may include arrest and detainment, stop and search, issuing tickets and fines, and performing investigations of criminal activity.

Police Department Units

Police Departments in Pasadena are broken down into several internal units, each tasked with a specific set of policing responsibilities and goals. The Pasadena Police Patrol works to promote public safety through Police Officer presence, typically in Police cars, foot patrol, bicycle police, and by providing emergency response. Pasadena Detective units are tasked with gathering evidence, investigating and solving crimes to aid the effort of criminal prosecution. Traffic Control Police enforce Pasadena traffic safety laws through the issuance of fines and driving tickets for traffic and driving violations.

Pasadena Police Dept Specialized Units

The Pasadena Police are organized into specialized task groups to help combat crime and public safety issues. These specialized task forces include domestic violence units, anti-gang squads, and drugs and narcotics units. Police Officers work to improve relations in the Pasadena community through focused community policing groups which establish ties with local businesses, neighborhood groups, religious groups, and schools.