It is situated in Santa Cruz county, California with a total number of 117 employees - 12 female, 78 male officers and 27 civilians. Santa Cruz PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0440200, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Santa Cruz PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.8 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 409 reported violent crimes where 182 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 409 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 3684 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 30 arson, 412 burglaries, 2911 larceny/theft and 361 motor vehicle theft cases.