Police General Information

Westminster Police Department provides various public services in our lobby. The brand new lobby provides new service counters for Records, Desk Officer, Property & Evidence, Traffic & Parking Control and Animal Control. The general lobby hours are provided below, however please make note of any services that may be limited to certain days and times of the week. Refer to our Fee Schedule for cost of various services provided.

General Information

Westminster Police Department
8200 Westminster Blvd., Bldg. 5
Westminster, California, 92683
USA

Emergency Calls for Service/Reporting Crimes in Progress
9-1-1

Non-emergency Dispatch
(714) 548-3212

Desk Officer
(714) 548-3219

General Recorded Information & Operator Assistance:
(714) 898-3315

Business Lobby Hours:
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays

Vehicle Repossessors: Required Notification
(714) 548-3212

RECORDS BUREAU SERVICE COUNTER
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays

Provides copies of police reports, subpoena services,
payment of citations and vehicle releases.

Vehicle Releases
You must bring valid vehicle registration, valid driver license,
and proof of insurance before your vehicle is released.

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

No weekend or holiday releases

24 Hour Recorded Information about vehicle releases
can be reached by dialing (714) 898-3315, and listening
to the Records - Vehicle Impound Information.

Registration for Sex, Drug or Arson requirements
Call for appointment:
(714) 548-3218

Appointments are made for Mondays,
Wednesdays and Fridays only.

PROPERTY & EVIDENCE SERVICE COUNTER
Appointment only services:


Property & Evidence releases
Call for appointment:
(714) 548-3216

DESK OFFICER SERVICE COUNTER
For reporting general crimes, citation sign-offs, identity thefts, frauds,
missing persons or runaways, and lost/found reports. See below for
specific times for reporting certain crimes.

Financial Crime Reports (ID Theft)
If you are victim of a financial crime, such as ID theft,
bring all documented proof of crimes to the desk officer.
Monday - Friday only
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

TRAFFIC & PARKING CONTROL SERVICE COUNTER
Services are provided by field personnel.
You must schedule an appointment to Contest a Citation
or request an Administrative Hearing for a citation.

ANIMAL CONTROL SERVICE COUNTER
Services are provided by field personnel;
You must have an appointment for services such as
animal traps, licensing, etc.

ONLINE PAYMENT SERVICES

Parking Citation Payments
You may pay this type of citation online at
www.paymycite.com/westminster

Administrative Citation Payments
You may pay this type of citation online at
www.paymycite.com/westminster

Arrest Booking Fee
If you were arrested, and convicted, you will be advised
by a Judge whether you are to pay the police department the
booking fee. If ordered to do so, you may pay online at:
www.paymycite.com/westminster