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Telephone Extensions
350 North D Street
Porterville, California 93257
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(559) 782-7400 (Non-emergency)


ADMINISTRATIVE
  Chief of Police 782-7402
  Sgt. Barteau 782-7563
  Crime Prevention 782-7422
INVESTIGATION
  Captain Kroutil 782-7405
  Sgt. Mark Knox 782-7419
  Sgt. Ron Moore 782-7421
  Richard Bady 782-7544
  Kurtis Smith/Evidence 782-7424
PATROL
  Captain Dempsie 782-7407
  Lt. Jake Castellow
  Lt. John Hall
782-7410
  Patrol Sergeant 782-7549
  Sgt. Richard Carrillo/Traffic 782-7408
782-7554
HOTLINES
  Anonymous Crime Tips 784-3673
  Graffiti Removal 784-1399
   Ext #3
SERVICES
  Captain Dan Haynes 782-7403
  Sgt. Richard Standridge 782-7576
  Renee Hodges/Crime Stats 782-7415
  Records 782-7428
  Communications Dispatch 782-7400
  Juvenile Division - Steve Walker 782-7567
  Animal Control (Porterville) 562-9515
  Animal Control (Lindsay) 782-7572




PD Fax (Records)




784-1070
PD Fax (Communications) 781-1764

Emergency?    Non-emergency?

Our dispatchers are asked several times a day, what are examples of emergency calls? Here are examples of what would constitute an emergency or non-emergency call.

Examples of emergency calls: (9-1-1)

  • In progress crimes
  • House/structure fire
  • A person has been shot
  • Bank/business robbery
  • Burglary in progress just occurred
  • Someone is having a heart attack
  • Traffic accident with injuries involved
  • Life threatening condition and medical aid is needed
  • Examples of non-emergency calls: (782-7400)

  • Loud party or music
  • Parking violations
  • Barking dog
  • Road information
  • My car was towed. How do I get it back?
  • The traffic light is broken
  • I scraped my knee
  • Non-injury traffic accidents
  • Time delayed reports with no suspect information

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