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A Message from Police Chief Robert G. Luna


Thank you for visiting our website. We are excited about its expanded format and the increased opportunity to share public safety information.

I am truly honored to serve the great City of Long Beach and lead the dedicated men and women of the Long Beach Police Department. Our Vision is “To Provide a Safe City for all People” and we are committed to our Mission of “Public Safety through Partnerships” to support our collaborative efforts with many stakeholders including the community, non-profit organizations, city departments and other law enforcement agencies at the local, state and federal levels.

I encourage you to get involved with us! Whether you want to join our team, start a Community Watch program, volunteer or learn more about crime prevention and safety tips, this website is designed to engage our community members. Partnership is crucial to our Vision. Together we can achieve our shared goal for a safe Long Beach.

Latest News

The City of Long Beach is now hiring for the position of Police Recruit.  Apply online: www.longbeach.gov/civilservice The City of Long Beach will be accepting applications for Police Recruit until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 24, 2015 and candidates must test by Friday, July 31, 2015.* *Please note: candidates that test after Friday, July 31, 2015, will be considered for an anticipated 2017 Academy. Thank you for your interest in the Long Beach Police Department.



The Long Beach Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a male suspect wanted in connection with several incidents of sexual battery to female victims that have occurred over the past week, and is reminding the community to be alert to their surroundings.

Video Available.  On May 26, 2015, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, at the recommendation of Supervisor Don Knabe, re-issued a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the death of 54-year-old Felix Avelar Duran of Long Beach, a mini-market owner who was shot during a robbery in March of 2014.


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Press Releases

A male adult bicyclist traveling illegally across the lanes of the 103 Freeway was struck and killed by a semi-truck
The Traffic Section will conduct a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Saturday, August 29, 2015, in East Long Beach, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.
Results from the L.B.P.D.'s DUI Saturation Patrol on Saturday was effective.
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Phone Numbers

DIAL 9-1-1
In a Life Threatening Emergency

Police Dispatch
(562) 435-6711
(Do not call for an emergency response)

Business Desk Inquiries
(562) 570-7260

Public Safety Building
400 W. Broadway, LB 90802