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The Seaside Police Department, in serving the people of Seaside, strives to reduce crime and provide a safe city by:
  • Recognizing that its goal is to help people and provide assistance at every opportunity;
  • Providing preventive, investigative, and enforcement services;
  • Increasing citizen satisfaction with public safety and obtaining community cooperation through the department's training, skills, and efforts; and
  • Realizing that the Police Department alone cannot control crime, but must act in concert with the community and the rest of the Criminal Justice System.

Our Officers

Seaside Police Officers respect and protect the rights of citizens as determined by the law. They treat citizens and their fellow employees courteously and with the same amount of dignity with which they expect to be treated themselves. They are examples of honesty and integrity in their professional and personal lives, thereby earning the public trust.

Seaside Police Officers also perform their duties with the knowledge that protection of the lives and property of all citizens is their primary duty.

How to Report Suspicious Activity

Please select highlighted link for police contact information and instruction on how to report suspicious activity in English (PDF) and Spanish (PDF).
  1. Police Department

    Physical Address
    440 Harcourt Avenue
    Seaside, CA 93955


    Phone: 831-899-6748
    Fax: 831-899-6297
    Emergency: 911

    Police Department Anonymous Tip Line: 831-899-6282

    Police Department Dispatch: 831-394-6811

    Monday - Friday
    7 a.m. - 7 p.m.