Message From the Chief


Chief John Cregan
(707) 543-4070

As the Chief of Police for the City of Santa Rosa, I look forward to continuing to serve our community, as I have for the last 23 years, now in this new capacity as Chief. In collaboration with all the employees here at SRPD, we will continue to set the standard of excellence in policing to prevent crime and improve the quality of life in our great city.


(Coming soon)

About SRPD

The Police Department has 256 employees who proudly serve the residents of Santa Rosa. Our staff works around the clock to protect lives and property that spans 40 square miles and is home to more than 160,000 people. We are committed to providing exceptional public safety services and taking a leadership role in building community partnerships to make our city a safer place to live, work and play. 

Measure O

On November 2, 2004, the voters of Santa Rosa adopted Measure O, a one quarter cent sales tax for police, fire and gang intervention and prevention programs.

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