It is situated in San Mateo county, California with a total number of 146 employees - 13 female, 94 male officers and 39 civilians. San Mateo PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0411600, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The San Mateo PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.39 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 268 reported violent crimes where 142 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 268 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 2125 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 8 arson, 706 burglaries, 1231 larceny/theft and 188 motor vehicle theft cases.