Contact Information

Davis Police Department
2600 Fifth Street                       Davis, CA 95618                          Main number: (530) 747-5400 Fax number: (530) 757-7102

EMERGENCY 9-1-1      Emergency from cell phone: (530) 758-3600

The mission of the Davis Police Department is to help create and maintain a community where all who live, work, learn, and visit the City of Davis may attain the highest quality of life and security. We do this by working with the community, promoting safety and reducing crime. 2001.06.21-Front-Entrance-External-sm

To achieve this mission, we commit to these specific values:

  • We value employees and have confidence in their training and abilities.
  • We value the law and are committed to the protection of individual human rights.
  • We value public service and are committed to continuous service improvement.
  • We value community opinion and response as a means of identifying and addressing public safety and quality of life issues.
  • We value courtesy, compassion and respect.


Upcoming classes at the Davis Police Department:

2016 Citizen Police Academy

Dates:  February 10th thru March 23rd Wednesday evenings, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Where:  Davis Police Department Community Room; 2600 5th Street, Davis, CA 95618

The Citizen Police Academy gives citizens or those interested in law enforcement an opportunity to become familiar with the inner workings of the Davis Police Department. Courses are taught by law enforcement professionals and include subjects ranging from laws of arrest, search and seizure, dispatch, investigations, juvenile programs, crime analysis, crime prevention, code enforcement and much more. The academy is offered at no charge. For people interested in becoming a volunteer in police service (VIPS) this is a prerequisite to becoming a volunteer.

Applications are available here, or contact PSS Supervisor Michele Sharitz at 530-747-5411 or email Applications are due no later than February 1, 2016. Space is limited.