About Us

Greeting From Chief Hank Schreeder

I am proud to work in an organization recognized for the highest standard of excellence. I am very fortunate to work with the high caliber of employees who proudly serve the citizens of Santa Rosa and support the Police Department Mission: "We are committed to making Santa Rosa a safe place to live, work and play."

We are continuously looking for highly motivated employees and volunteers who are honest, interested in people and working with the community, possess good moral character, judgment, integrity and common sense, and are eager to work in a team-oriented problem-solving environment. If this resonates with you, please visit the Volunteer page for information on becoming a Volunteer in Police Services, or visit the Careers page for information on current job openings in the Police Department.


The Santa Rosa Police Department is organized into four areas: