Fatal Hit and Run Collision

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Officer Adan Martinez DATE: November 23, 2019 PHONE: (760) 839-4465 PREPARED BY: Lt. Scott Walters On November 23, 2019 . . . read more

EPD Children's Christmas Party

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lt. Chris Lick DATE: 11-12-2019 PHONE: 760-839-4444 Escondido Police Children’s Christmas Party Every year the Escondido Police Department hosts an annual Children’s Christmas . . . read more

First female EPD officer honored

First female police officer in Escondido to be honored with service coins Fifty years after she was hired as the first female police officer in the history of the Escondido Police Department, Joan Bittenbender will receive 5-year service . . . read more

CSI Obtains Accreditation

EPD Forensic Services Unit
Escondido Police Dept. Forensic Services Unit (FSU) , aka the Crime Lab, is responsible for all the crime scene and fingerprint work at EPD. Over the course of the last year, FSU has worked to upgrade and improve policy and processes within the unit . . . read more