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Posted on: November 5, 2020

Neighborhood Narcotics Team

Narcotics Sales Tip Hotline

Did you know we have a Neighborhood Narcotics Team and that our detectives regularly utilize tips from our community to investigate problem houses and to address community related concerns surrounding narcotics?

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

Get Involved in Crime Prevention

Chief's Video Update

A community safety video update from Police Chief Darin Schindler.

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Posted on: November 5, 2020

Interactive Community Crime Map

Community Crime Map

Ventura, Calif. — The Ventura Police Department (VPD) and LexisNexis Risk Solutions have recently partnered to provide a new way for the community to stay informed about crime in the City of Ventura. The Ventura Police Department now has an onlin...
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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Use of Force Policies

Use of Force

“The Ventura Police Department is committed to the protection of life and property by providing the highest quality service through community involvement and problem solving.” - VPD Mission StatementWe’ve received many questi...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

An Update from Chief Schindler

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An Update from Ventura Police Chief Darin SchindlerYour Ventura Police Department values a strong relationship with the community and truly strives for excellence. Transparency is a key component of our Department’s relationship with residents a...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

A Message from Chief Schindler

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In the past few days our Department has received questions from community members looking for information about the safety of our neighborhoods, our Department’s training procedures and protocols, and our response to the events taking place acro...

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