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.
Fatal Pedestrian Collision In El Cajon
El Cajon Police Department challenges drivers to ‘Silence’ the distraction
4/10/2019 5:41:40 PM
ECPD is investigating a traffic accident in the 800 block of S. Mollision Ave. S. Mollison is closed to North and S… https://t.co/7czeQvD5xr
https://t.co/AsXIpAkqD3 Attempted Homicide, Suspect in custody
ECPD is accepting applications for police officer recruits and laterals through May 17! Apply at… https://t.co/QQeyvvoASe
We are saddened to learn the death of CHP Sergeant Steven Licon of CHP. Sergeant Licon is the 14th LE Officer to be… https://t.co/5i7ztcw6zA
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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.