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Contact Information & General Services

Where We're Located:

Ventura Police Department
1425 Dowell Dr.
Ventura, CA 93003
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Primary Phone Numbers:

  • Emergency: 9-1-1
  • Business / general information: 805-339-4400
  • After hours, non-emergency: 805-650-8010
  • Fax: 805-650-8016

Other VPD Phone Numbers and Information:

Additional City of Ventura and Ventura County Numbers & Resources

  • The following link  Helpful Numbers & Resources and the attached file found at the bottom of the page will provide you with .pdf documents that you can view, download, and/or print. 

The documents list a number of Ventura City and County phone numbers and resources such as: Code Enforcement, Business License Office, Parks, Traffic and Engineering, Pothole Hotline, etc., other Ventura County police agencies, social services organizations, hospitals, poison control, and animal regulation. 

Business Hours and General Services:

Front Lobby, Desk Officers, and Traffic Related Services:

  • Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (closed Fridays and Holidays).
  • Please note, vehicle releases are available on Fridays from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Records Unit (including Police Report Releases):

  • Monday through Thursday, 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Property Room / Property Release:

  • Monday through Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Property is released by appointment only.  You will need to schedule an appointment by calling 805-339-4490.

Fingerprinting / Live Scan:

  • Monday through Thursday, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • You may also schedule an appointment by calling 805-339-4400
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