It is situated in Monterey county, California with a total number of 299 employees - 45 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Monterey County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0270000, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Monterey County SO employee rate for 2017 was 4.16 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is higher than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 243 reported violent crimes where 157 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 243 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 1311 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 7 arson, 338 burglaries, 927 larceny/theft and 46 motor vehicle theft cases.