The Community Services Unit (CSU) is directly responsible for all the "Community Outreach" programs offered by the Police Department aimed to serve youths and adults. Aside from offering a several programs for our citizenry, the Santa Clara Police Department offers additional information pertaining to safety and opportunities to engage in community events.
For more information on these programs, please see the related Community Service Links. Please refer to our city website (City of Santa Clara) for more information about community events and activities, as well as the Santa Clara Police Department's Calendar.
Citizen's Police Academy (CPA)
Police Activities League (PAL)
The Santa Clara Police Department frequently receives questions pertaining to matters outside of the police department's expertise. For your convenience, we've listed the following information.
California Attorney General’s Crime & Violence Prevention Center
1300 I Street, Suite 1150
Sacramento, CA 95814
Department of Motor Vehicles
CA Vehicle Code
Child seat requirements
Registration kept in vehicle
Federal Trade Commission - www.ftc.gov
National Crime Prevention Council