The Anderson Police Department Mission Statement:

The Anderson Police Department's mission is to enhance the quality of life in the City of Anderson by working cooperatively with the community and citizens to enforce the law, preserve the peace, reduce the fear of crime, and to maintain the public trust by upholding individual liberties and constitutional rights.


A city free from crime and disorder remains this Department's unachieved goal: nevertheless, consistent with the values of a free society, it is the primary objective of the Anderson Police Department to approach that goal. In doing so, the Department's role to enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing both the statutory and judicial limitations of police authority and the constitutional rights of all persons. It is not the role of the Department to legislate, to render legal judgment, or to punish.


Anderson Police Department

2220 North Street

Anderson, CA 96007

(530) 378-6600

Dispatch: (530) 245-6526


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