Hours & Location

Escondido Police & Fire Headquarters
1163 North Centre City Parkway
Escondido, CA 92026

Emergency Phone: 9-1-1 (Landline) / 760-839-9111 (Cell Phone)
Non-emergency Phone: 760-839-4722 (24 hours/day)
Fax: 760-745-3432


Business Lobby (Records, Citations, Registrant Visits, and General Business)

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Property and Evidence Division (Property Retrieval and Firearm Release)

Property Release Hours are Monday through Thursday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Property/Evidence Division is closed Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.

Firearms will not be released without an appointment. Please call 760-839-4740 or contact us at policeproperty@escondido.org with any questions.


The facility consists of an approximate 115,371 square-foot, three-story building with ample public and employee parking. It provides operational and administrative space for the following functions: Police patrol, investigations, juvenile crime, domestic violence, community-oriented policing, communications and 911 emergency response services, crime lab, computer-aided dispatch center, emergency operations center, short-term custody of prisoners, and community meeting space.

More information about this facility can be found on the City's Web site.

Contact Numbers

Communications (24-hour) 760-839-4722
Child Protective Svcs 800-344-6000
Safety Tip Line 760-743-8477
Crime Free Multi Housing 760-839-4993
Crime Suppression 760-839-4955
Gang Hotline 760-839-4973
Business Office 760-839-4722
Information Line 760-839-4722
Investigations 760-839-4717
Property/Evidence 760-839-4740
Speakers Bureau 760-839-4961
Tours/Special Events 760-839-4961
Traffic Unit 760-839-4728
False Alarms  760-839-4956