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

Operation Well Spender

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: October 10th, 2019 CONTACT: Lt. Chris Lick PHONE: 760-839-4444 Operation Well Spender In August, Home Depot investigators contacted the Escondido Police Department . . . read more