It is situated in Merced county, California with a total number of 121 employees - 7 female, 80 male officers and 34 civilians. Merced PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0240600, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Merced PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.45 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 563 reported violent crimes where 265 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 563 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 2668 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 92 arson, 472 burglaries, 1706 larceny/theft and 490 motor vehicle theft cases.