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.

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over
​ This Fourth of July, as friends and family travel to picnics and barbecues across the country, the Azusa Police Department, in partnership with local, county, and state agencies, will be out stopping impaired drivers by targeting those who put lives in danger. As you prepare to drive home from the festivities, keep in mind that impairment by alco...
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    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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Azusa Police Notify the Public Regarding False Cell Phone Alerts

On June 26, 2017 at approximately 9:30 PM, the Azusa Police Department Dispatch Center started receiving phone calls from residents regarding a cell phone alert advising them to evacuate the City of Azusa due to fires. There are currently no fires burning within the city limits of Azusa and there are no evacuation orders. The cause of these alerts ...
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Azusa Police Recognizes Breast Cancer Survivor With Commemorative Patch

Azusa Police Recognizes Breast Cancer Survivor With Commemorative Patch
​Earlier in the week, the Azusa Police Department announced the release of the department's first pink patch, in support of bringing awareness to breast cancer. A page was created on the department's website at azusapd.org/pink , which explains more about the patch and it's origin. To commemorate this project, the first pink police shoulder patch w...
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    • Officer Mike Bires
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List of Cooling Centers and Tips For Surviving The Heat

List of Cooling Centers and Tips For Surviving The Heat
We are expecting elevated temperatures now through Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Please download the attached file for a list of local cooling centers and tips for getting through the next few hot days!   COOLING-CENTER-LIST-2017-rev-25-06-01-2017.pdf

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    • Officer Mike Bires
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Local Police Agencies Work To Help Homeless

Local Police Agencies Work To Help Homeless
​ The homeless population in Southern California has been on the rise for several years and the numbers continue to grow.The East San Gabriel Valley region where the cities of Azusa, Covina, Glendora, and West Covina are located is no exception. The homeless population in the region often experience mental health issues, substance abuse disorders, ...
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Suspect Arrested in Domestic Violence/ Kidnapping Incident

Suspect Arrested in Domestic Violence/ Kidnapping Incident
​ On June 9, 2017 at approximately 7:00 PM, Azusa Police Officers responded to the 400 blk. E. Eighth Street regarding a seriously injured 32 year old female Azusa resident who advised that she fled from her apartment after being held against her will for at least one week. During the time she was held against her will by the suspect, he allegedly ...
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    • Cpl. Jorge Sandoval
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Azusa Police Arrest Auto Theft Suspect After Brief Chase

Azusa Police Arrest Auto Theft Suspect After Brief Chase
​On Wednesday, May 31, at about 8:30 am, officers from the Azusa Police Department began tracking a stolen vehicle which was equipped with the LOJAC stolen vehicle warning system. Officers located the vehicle near the 200 block of W. Foothill Boulevard. While the officers were initiating their investigation, they saw Johnny Ray Chavarria (Age 26 fr...
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    • Sgt. Bob Chivas
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Azusa Police Investigating a Shooting the Occurred at a Motel

Azusa Police Investigating a Shooting the Occurred at a Motel
​On May 28th, 2017 at about 1:15 AM, Azusa Police Officers responded to the All 8 Motel, located at 628 N Rockvale, Azusa, regarding a report of a gunshot that was heard and some people running away from the location. Upon arrival, Officers found a 48 year old male outside who had been shot in the chest. The Officers performed first aid on the vict...
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Azusa Police Seeks Public's Help In Identifying Suspect

Azusa Police Seeks Public's Help In Identifying Suspect
​On 02/23/17, a male suspect took several packages from the front porch of a residence in the 400 block of E. Tenth Street. During their investigation, the Azusa Police Department's Detective Bureau was able to recover a photograph of the suspect as he committed the crime. The male has short dark hair, a mustache, and was wearing sunglasses. The de...
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    • Cpl. Bertha Parra
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Azusa Police Department Announces Click It or Ticket Campaign

Click It or Ticket Campaign Starts May 22 Azusa Police Department Will Show Zero Tolerance Azusa, CA—As summer kicks off and families hit the road for vacations, the Azusa Police Department and the California Office of Traffic Safety is reminding motorists to Click It or Ticket. Aimed at enforcing seat belt use to help keep you and your family safe...
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    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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