Vigilance
The men and women of the Azusa Police Department are vigilant in their pursuit of criminals and protection of the residents, business owners, and visitors of our great city.
Service
The Azusa Police Department provides a wide array of services tailored to the needs of the dynamics of the population and infrastructure which make up the community.
Communication
The members of this department believe in communication with all members of our community, to foster strong relationships.
Professionalism
The Azusa Police Department prides itself on the level of professional service provided to everyone we meet on a daily basis.
Dedication
Regardless of the time of day, the Azusa Police Department stands watch over the people who live, work, and play in our community.
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The Azusa PD Blog

Welcome to our department's blog. We post news, information and updates pertaining to our department frequently in this section of the website.

The 2017 Canyon City Marathon in Azusa Is Coming

Canyon City Marathon
The City of Azusa and the Azusa Police Department are once again proud to welcome the 2017 Revel Canyon City Marathon to our beautiful community. We want everyone to have an enjoyable and safe experience while top athletes compete to qualify for the 2019 Boston City Marathon. Where Is The Marathon Being Run? The marathon will start at the top ...
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Heat Alert Declared in San Gabriel Valley

Heat Alert Declared in San Gabriel Valley
​A heat alert has been declared by the Los Angeles County Department of  Public Health. This heat alert is in effect for the San Gabriel Valley, including the City of Azusa, and will be in effect from Sunday, August 27 through Wednesday, August 30. As a result of this alert, The City of Azusa will be extending the hours of operation for our co...
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Azusa Police Seeking Assistance from Community in Locating a Missing Person

Azusa Police Seeking Assistance from Community in Locating a Missing Person
Timothy James Greene was reported missing on 08/09/17 by his family and friends. He is a prior APU student and frequents the area of the university. Mr Greene is believed to be homeless. The last time anyone saw him was on 07/17/17. A friend is said to have dropped off Mr Greene at a shelter in Los Angeles, but it is believ...
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    • Cpl. Bertha Parra
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Azusa Police to Increase Efforts to End Impaired Driving

Azusa Police to Increase Efforts to End Impaired Driving
​ This Labor Day, the Azusa Police Department  Reminds Citizens to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over  In Effort to End Impaired Driving The end of summer is traditionally marked by the Labor Day holiday, a time for our country to reflect on the hard work of our fellow Americans. The long weekend is celebrated through picnics, pool parties, a...
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    • Sgt. Xavier Torres
    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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Azusa Police Seek Help From Community About Kidnapping

Azusa Police Seek Help From Community About Kidnapping
​ On Sunday, August 13, 2017 at approximately 2:45 am, officers from the Azusa Police Department went to the 200 block of E. First Street in regards to a kidnapping investigation. The officers met with a female victim who alleged that while she was standing on the sidewalk waiting for a ride, a vehicle approached from the west and stopped...
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    • Sgt. Bob Chivas
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Azusa PD Bids Farewell to Dedicated Sergeant

Azusa PD Bids Farewell to Dedicated Sergeant
​After serving our community for over 32 years, Sergeant Andrew Sutcliffe is hanging up his duty belt and retiring. He has served this community with pride and dedication. Although we are sad to see him go, we are happy that he can now enjoy another chapter of his life.  Andy, AKA: call sign of "SAM-1" had an active and fulfilling career at Az...
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    • Sgt. Xavier Torres
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Domestic Violence Suspect Barricades Self With Children

Domestic Violence Suspect Barricades Self With Children
​ On Monday, July 24, 2017 at about 0640 hours, officers from the Azusa Police Department went to the 900 block of N. Azusa Avenue in regards to a domestic violence investigation. The officers met with a female victim, who had told them she had been assaulted by her ex-boyfriend, Ricardo Barrios (Age 39 from Azusa). The female was able to exit the ...
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    • Sgt. Bob Chivas
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Drowning in San Gabriel Riverbed

Drowning in San Gabriel Riverbed
On July 12th, 2017, at about 5:34 PM, Azusa Police Officers were dispatched to a possible drowning in the riverbed area along the 1900 block of N San Gabriel Canyon Road. As Officers were arriving, several friends of the drowning victim had pulled the victim onto the shore and were attempting to administer CPR.  Azusa Police Officers, along wi...
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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
    • Sgt. Xavier Torres
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Bullet Enters Pool Where Father and Daughter Were Swimming

Bullet Enters Pool Where Father and Daughter Were Swimming
​Sometime between 5 pm and 8 pm on July 4th, a firearm was shot causing the bullet to pierce through an above-ground pool in the rear yard of a residence in the 200 block of E. Roland Street. A father and his child had been swimming in the pool at this time. Due to the amount of noise from fireworks exploding in the area, the father did not specifi...
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    • Cpl. Rocky Wenrick
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Brush Fire Quickly Extinguished in Azusa

Brush Fire Quickly Extinguished in Azusa
On July 3, 2017, at approximately 10:37 pm, the Azusa Police Department Dispatch received a report of a brush fire adjacent to the exit bridge from the Mountain Cove Community at 2025 N. San Gabriel Canyon Road in Azusa. Upon arrival, responding officers discovered a brush fire was burning below the bridge. Firefighters from the Los ...
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    • Sgt. Rob Landeros
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