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Welcome to the City of Foster City Police Department - General Information

About Foster City Police Department

The Police Department is comprised of two primary divisions working together in support of our mission of maintaining the highest quality of life for those who live, work or visit in Foster City.

The Field Operations Division includes all uniformed personnel who patrol the streets and respond to crimes and the wide variety of calls for service we receive.This includes Patrol, Traffic, Parking Enforcement, Community Service Officers,and Reserves Officers.

The Administrative Services Division is comprised of the Detective, Youth Services, Property/Evidence, Dispatch and Records Bureau personnel. It also encompasses the Department's Emergency Service Volunteers and Police Explorers.

Police Chief

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Patrol Division

The division is responsible for providing patrol services to the community. There are five patrol teams routinely staffed by a Sergeant, Corporal and up to five officers who provide front-line police services 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Administration Division

The division is comprised of Communications Bureau, Crime Prevention Bureau, Investigations Bureau, Records Bureau, and Youth Services Bureau.

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City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404
(650) 286-3200