Field Operations

The mission of the Field Operations Bureau is to ensure the safety and security of all people in Santa Ana.

Our mission is accomplished by providing responsive and professional public safety services to the community, utilizing a problem solving approach in partnership with community members through prevention, suppression, and apprehension strategies.

The Field Operations Bureau, which serves as the field services delivery backbone of the Santa Ana Police Department, continues to live up to its commitment with characteristic hard work and dedication.  The men and women of this bureau place themselves in harm's way, each and every day, to keep residents, visitors, and businesses safe.  These same personnel utilized a problem solving approach to eliminate or reduce the impact on entrenched community problems.

The Field Operations Bureau is composed of two divisions:

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