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Full I-405 Freeway Closure

Northbound and Southbound I-405 are scheduled to be closed from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18, and again on Saturday, Aug. 25, through Huntington Beach and Westminster. The closures are necessary for demolition of the McFadden Avenue bridge. Learn More »

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McFadden Avenue Bridge Construction

As part of the I-405 Improvement Project, the McFadden Ave. bridge will be closed for full demolition as early as August 7, 2018 at 10 p.m. Learn More »


Hiring Bonus for Lateral Officers

The City Of Westminster now offers a $10,000, one time signing bonus for qualified lateral officers to join our team. Learn More »

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BBQ Safety

It's a wonderful time of year to cook outdoors! Get some pointers on grilling safely from OCFA. Learn More »

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Coyotes Sightings have increased in Westminster

Increased Coyote sightings and attacks on domestic animals. Tips to keep your pets and neighborhood safe. Learn More »


Addressing Homelessness

The Westminster Police Department recognizes there is a fine line between homelessness as a social issue versus a criminal issue. Learn More »


WPD Receives Community Policing Award

WPD was honored to receive the Community Policing Award from local non-profit, Crime Survivors Inc. This award was presented to our patrol division for their tireless effort in community policing and problem solving for 2014.


Drive Safe

The 4th of July is a day for celebration. Don't ruin your holiday. Stay safe and do not drive drunk or distracted. Cops will see you before you see them. Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over. Learn More »


Distracted Driving

Please watch this Public Service Announcement on distracted driving presented by Commander Bill Collins. Remember, one call could wreck it all. Video


Coyotes in Westminster

Coyotes are found in ALL areas of Orange County. Contrary to popular belief, these animals do not require open space or “wild areas” to survive. Click here for additional information. Learn More »