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City of Escondido

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Welcome to the Escondido Police Department website. This site is one of the many ways in which we engage with the community and connect you with the law enforcement services we provide.


We are a community-based police department and through engagement, commitment to trust, and enduring partnerships, we will continue to enhance public safety and the quality of life for the City of Escondido.


Our mission is to protect our community through exceptional police service.


I am excited to be your Police Chief. I look forward to our continued collaboration as we work together to keep our city clean, safe, and efficient.


Ed Varso - Chief of Police



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Sunday, November 15, 2020 10:56:00 AM
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. Kevin Toth DATE: November 15, 2020 PHONE: (760) 839-4444 Californians Encouraged to Buckle Up on Every Trip Nov. 16-29 is Click it or Ticket Seat . . . read more
Saturday, November 14, 2020 8:08:00 AM
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Kevin Toth DATE: November 14, 2020 PHONE: (760) 839-4444 Escondido Police Department Conducting DUI Patrols Additional officers from the Escondido . . . read more
Tuesday, November 10, 2020 2:04:00 PM
Escondido Police Department Escondido Children’s Christmas Party Every year the Escondido Police Department hosts an annual Children’s Christmas party to give kids who have been the victims of abuse, neglect, and violent crime a . . . read more

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