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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.
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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.
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The members of this department believe in communication with all members of our community, to foster strong relationships.
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The Azusa Police Department prides itself on the level of professional service provided to everyone we meet on a daily basis.
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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.

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
    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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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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Road Closure Info for Upcoming Bicycle Race

Road Closure Info for Upcoming Bicycle Race
On Thursday May 18, 2017 at 12:45 PM, the Azusa Police Department and the California Highway Patrol will be closing all northbound traffic on Azusa Avenue at 12th Street due to the Amgen Tour of California (Bicycle Race) traveling through the Azusa City Limits. Additional intermittent road closures will also occur in the following areas b...
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    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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Azusa Police to Participate in Motorcycle Safety Month

Azusa Police to Participate in Motorcycle Safety Month
​ May is Motorcycle Safety Month Motorcycle Riders are Urged to Get Trained and Ride Safe Improving Motorcycle Safety Aim of this Azusa Police Department Operation The Azusa Police Department is joining law enforcement statewide and across the United States in the National Motorcycle safety awareness month special enforcement operations. In ad...
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    • Sgt. Robert Landeros
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Azusa Police Detain Man for Making Gun Related Threats

Azusa Police Detain Man for Making Gun Related Threats
On May 5th, 2017 at about 11:56 AM, t he Azusa Police Department received a telephone call from a male  advising that he was at Zacatecas Park, 924 W First St,  armed with a handgun. He claimed that he was  ready to engage the police using his firearm. The caller  described his own attire, physical description, and the...
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    • Sgt. Xavier Torres
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