Police Chief Griffin

Richard Griffin, Chief of Police

General Information
Phone Numbers
(707) 464-2133
Fax: 707-465-5955
Emergencies: Dial 911
686 G St.
Crescent City,

Monday - Thursday (Closed from 12-1)
7:30 am - 5:30 pm


Welcome to the Crescent City Police Department, thank you for visiting our website and we look forward to working with you and providing the services you may need. We strive to work in a partnership with our City Management and Community Members in order to make Crescent City a destination city.  

Our Mission Statement to you: 

The mission of the Crescent City Police Department is to work in partnership with the community to protect life and property and to enhance the quality of life in our city through proactive problem solving, fair and equitable law enforcement, and the effective use of resources.

Our Core Values are Commitment, Community, Pride, and Integrity.

The Crescent City Police Department is committed to hiring and promoting talented officers and professional staff. While employing the highest standards of performance, we reflect the values of Crescent City to the people who live, work, and visit here. Through community partnerships, problem-solving strategies, innovation, and adaptability to an ever-changing environment, we are devoted to enhancing the quality of life experienced by the people within our community.

We strive to preserve and protect the public trust placed in us by adhering to the highest standards of honesty and ethical practices.

Thank you, 

Chief Richard Griffin  

"It's Not Me, It's We" 

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CCPD Policy Manual 1-19-23