HBPD Hours & Phone Directory


(all emergencies)

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General Business Line

Telephone tree to non-emergency issues such as:
"0" non-emergency crimes not in progress or ongoing incidents,
"1" Copies of reports, towing, fingerprinting;

"2" Traffic/Parking Citations, Parking, Bicycle Safety;

"3" Desk Officer;
"4" Inmate & Jail;

"5" Detectives, Narcotics, Vice, Gangs, Crime Lab;
"6" Personnel/Internal Affairs;
"7" Office of the Chief, Crime Prevention, Neighborhood Watch, Retired Senior Volunteer Program;
"8" Found/Seized Property;
"9" Alarm Permits/Fines.

Information Desk 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 7 DAYS
Talk to an officer about legal problems, general advice, ongoing problems in your neighborhood, and general police information.
Non-Emergency Police Dispatch 24 Hrs. 7 DAYS
To ask for a patrol check; i.e. trespassers, loitering, transients, trash pickers, drinking/drug use on public property, unwanted soliciting or suspicious activity, noisy or threatening juveniles, mail box tampering, etc.
Parking & Traffic Control 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m. M-Th (Use non-emergency line 960-8811 after hrs.)
Abandoned vehicles, illegally parked cars/trucks, oversized vehicles.
Traffic Citation Information 24 hours a day, 7 Days a week
Automated parking citation information (need license plate number)
Vice/Intelligence/Gang Activity Hotline 7:30a.m. - 5:30p.m. M-F (Use non-emergency line 960-8811 after hrs.)
To leave vice or gang related tips
Narcotics Activity Hotline 7:00a.m. - 5:30p.m. T-F (Use non-emergency line 960-8811 after hrs.)
Anonymous narcotics tips
Graffiti Activity Hotline
City Corporation Yard
7:00a.m. - 4:00p.m. M-F (Use non-emergency line 960-8811 after hrs.)
Anonymous graffiti tips
Investigations Bureau Homicide, Burglary, Forgery, Sex Crimes, Gang and other detectives. 714-536-5951
Records Bureau 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. TWTh
File Restraining Orders, Release stored/impounded vehicles, purchase Police Reports,Vice Licenses, Record clearance letters, DUI Blood Test Results, Criminal Registrants, Part 1 Crime Statistics.
Directed Enforcement Team
Blighted properties (houses or undeveloped property within a residential neighborhood that creates a chronic eyesore e.g. Gang hangouts, drug houses, "party houses", crash pads, etc.) 714-536-5650
Community Liaison Team
Crime Prevention & Neighborhood Watch
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. T-F
to receive our newsletter or to schedule a neighborhood watch meeting.
Community Liaison Team
Vacation house checks
RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program.) conducts daily house checks to make sure doors and windows to your house are secured during your vacation (requires at least 3 days prior notice). 714-374-1507
Crime Statistics Records Bureau Manager 714-536-5656
WE-TIP WE-TIP Crime Reporting Hotline 714-375-5066

Did you know?

The Huntington Beach Fire Department conducts free home fire safety inspections for seniors.  You can also get a free smoke detector with a 10 year battery and carbon monoxide detector installed.  This free service is provided by Project SHIP senior home inspection program volunteers. You can schedule an appointment online or call 714-374-1615.

Contact Information

City of Huntington Beach
Police Department
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Request non-emergency police service:
(714) 960-8825
General Information:
(714) 960-8811
Fax: (714) 536-5605
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