The essential purpose of the El Cajon Police Department is expressed in the mission statement:
“Committed to a safe and secure community through service, mutual cooperation and respect.”
The Department serves the people of El Cajon by performing in a professional manner; and it is to the people of this community that the Department is ultimately responsible.
Motorcycle Safety Details To Be Conducted In El Cajon
El Cajon Police Department Urges Drivers and Bicyclists to ‘Share the Road’
4/10/2019 5:41:40 PM
ECPD and ECFD are at the scene of commercial building fire in the 900 Blk of El Cajon Blvd. All Westbound traffic… https://t.co/oOyg0as3N0
- May 16
- May 15
ECPD and ECFD are at the scene of a vacant commercial building fire in the 800 blk of El Cajon Blvd. El Cajon Blvd… https://t.co/QVbiQ62Ks9
What to do if I see a dead animal in the roadwayThe City of El Cajon uses Dead Animal Removal (DAR) to remove deceased animals from the roadway. DAR can reached directly at 619-390-8204 or you can call the ECPD Communications Center at 619-579-3311.
How do I get in touch with a police officer after business hours?
Outside of regular hours of operation, please call 619-579-3311. After hours, the phones are forwarded to our dispatch center. This 24-hour dispatch center is the 911 center for all of El Cajon.
All phone lines are recorded at this agency.
What if I no longer want to prosecute the perpetrator for the crime case?
There are cases when the victim of a crime case determines that they no longer desire to proceed with further criminal action. Generally, it is within the victim’s right to file a “No Prosecution” form. This process will cancel the investigative and prosecution process.