It is situated in Santa Cruz county, California with a total number of 92 employees - 5 female, 68 male officers and 19 civilians. Watsonville PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0440300, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Watsonville PD employee rate for 2017 was 1.7 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 298 reported violent crimes where 125 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 298 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The police department had 1711 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 14 arson, 251 burglaries, 995 larceny/theft and 465 motor vehicle theft cases.