It is situated in San Mateo county, California with a total number of 287 employees - 33 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. San Mateo County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0410000, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The San Mateo County SO employee rate for 2017 was 5.2 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is higher than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 311 reported violent crimes where 159 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 311 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 3109 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 14 arson, 337 burglaries, 2411 larceny/theft and 361 motor vehicle theft cases.