Location & Hours Information

Police Facilities Santa Ana Police Administrative Building

The Santa Ana Police Administrative Building and Jail Facility are conjoined by a large Community Room available for public meetings.

Police Headquarters is located in the Administrative Building. This is home to all four police bureaus, as well as Police Administration and all supporting units such as Information Technology, Records, and Fiscal. The facility has a Community Room used for Police-related functions as well as City meetings. The Community Room is available for use by outside government agencies and community groups.

The Administrative Building has a front counter where individuals can come in for police-related business regarding traffic issues and obtaining copies of police reports. Permit registration is also conducted at the front counter. There are private interview rooms where members of the public can come in to file a police report. For optimal customer service and privacy, a reception area has been opened on the second floor for those who wish to meet with detectives regarding their cases.

Santa Ana Police DepartmentThe Jail Facility’s primary function is to house the inmate population. Administrative personnel work within the facility to manage and oversee jail operations. The records staff assigned to the lobby process visitors, contracted employees, inmate education staff, and legal representatives to provide entry into the facility. The public lobby is open seven days a week from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm. Individuals mandated to register as a condition of their probation or parole are processed in the lobby of the jail facility, Mondays through Thursdays from 7:00 am to 9:00 am.

The Police Department is located at the corner of Civic Center Drive and Boyd Way.  Public parking is available in the structure across the street from the department.  There is a fee for parking in the structure and parking will not be validated.

The Santa Ana Police Department also has sub-stations open to the public:

Police Facilities Address City and State Phone Number
Santa Ana Police Department #60 Civic Center Plaza Santa Ana CA 92702 (714) 245-8049
Westend Sub-Station 3750 W. McFadden Avenue, #1 Santa Ana CA 92704 (714) 647-5062
Santa Ana Regional Transportation Public Safety Office 1000 E. Santa Ana Blvd. #107 Santa Ana CA 92701 (714) 565-2632
Jose Vargas Community Affairs Office #20 Civic Center Plaza Santa Ana CA 92701 (714) 647-5833



Police Business Hours Days Hours Phone


PD Police Records Front Lobby


Open 7:30am-5:30pm (714) 245-8600


PD Traffic Front Lobby


Open 7:30am-5:30pm (714) 245-8200


PD Impound Release Vehicles- Traffic 


Open 7:30am-5:30pm (714) 245-8200


PD Post Storage Hearings- Traffic


Open 8:00am-10:00am (714) 245-8200


PD Tickets Sign-Offs- Traffic


12:00pm - 4pm (714) 245-8200


PD Evidence or Property Release


Open 7:30am-5:00pm (714) 245-8080


PD Central Distribution Center


Open 8:00am-5:00pm (714) 245-8070



Jail Business Hours Days Hours Phone
Jail Front Lobby


Open 7:00am-10:00pm (714) 245-8100
Jail Inmate Visitation Hours (Weekdays)


Open 10:00am-10:00pm (714) 245-8100
Available Visitation: 10:00am, 11:00am, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm      
Jail Inmate Visitation Hours (Weekends)


Open 8:00am-10:00pm (714) 245-8100
Available Visitation: 8:00am, 9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm, 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm