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In the News

Chief Hahn addresses kids harassing officers. See full story


Officer helps homeless woman return to family in Florida. See full story


SacPD 'Workout Wednesday' honors fallen Davis Police Officer Natalie Corona.  See full story


Bridging Barriers: Sacramento Police, Oak Park community walk for peace.  See full story

In Remembrance - Officer Tara O'Sullivan

On Wednesday, June 19, 2019 the Sacramento Police Department tragically lost one of our own.

A memorial service for Officer Tara O'Sullivan was held on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Please Click Here for additional information related to Officer O'Sullivan.



 Daily Activity Log

The Sacramento Police Department responds to a variety of events and calls every day. To make it easier for citizens to follow this information, we present the department's Daily Activity Log.

Helicopter Activity

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 For the latest helicopter activity in the city of Sacramento, please visit Helicopter Notifications.

Press Releases

The Public Information Office assists the media in gathering information and reporting on newsworthy events impacting the city of Sacramento. Press Releases are made available here for the media and public. 

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Sign up for emergency notifications at Sacramento Alert.

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Connect with your neighbors and  your area police officers on!  check out SPD's postings on the SPD NextDoor page.



Message from the Chief

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   "together we build"

As the police chief in my hometown, I understand the challenges of making Sacramento a city that cherishes and protects the dreams of everyone.

Raised in Oak Park, I joined the Sacramento Police Department at age 19. I love and cherish this community and this police department. To me, they are family.  See full story



Sacramento Bee Editorial - Sunday, January 20, 2019 (PDF) 

Handout of Current Recruiting and Hiring Programs, Training Activities, Policy Updates, Equipment Updates, and Transparency (PDF) 

Handout Reference Guide (PDF) 

Statistics: Year-End Data Comparisons for 2016, 2017 & 2018 (PDF)

Bar Chart of Yearly Patrol Sign-Ups: 2007 - 2019 (PDF) 

Online Reporting

Use the Online Reporting System to submit a police report immediately.   If you would prefer to file your report in person, the public counter is available at both the Public Safety Center and the William J. Kinney Police Facility.  

For emergencies or crimes in progress:  
Call 9-1-1.

For non-emergencies:
Call  (916) 808-5471.