It is situated in Kern county, California with a total number of 25 employees - 2 female, 15 male officers and 8 civilians. Taft PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0150800, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Taft PD employee rate for 2017 was 2.66 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is higher than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 83 reported violent crimes where 34 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 83 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 405 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 0 arson, 77 burglaries, 287 larceny/theft and 41 motor vehicle theft cases.