It is situated in Contra Costa county, California with a total number of 47 employees - 3 female, 37 male officers and 7 civilians. El Cerrito PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0070500, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The El Cerrito PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.83 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 168 reported violent crimes where 43 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 168 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 1341 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 5 arson, 164 burglaries, 1100 larceny/theft and 77 motor vehicle theft cases.