Any community member (18 years or older) may participate in our ride along program. To schedule a ride along, you may call (714) 754-5370.
How much does it cost to get a police report?
$9 check or cash payable to "City of Costa Mesa."
Does Costa Mesa police provide Livescan (fingerprinting) services?
Yes, although appointments are required due to the large volume of Livescan applicants. You can make an appointment by calling (714) 754-5033.
How can I get a restraining order?
It depends on what type of a restraining order your need. To obtain a domestic violence restraining order, you can call the Domestic Assistance Program at (714) 935-7956. To obtain a civil harassment restraining order, you can visit the Orange County Superior Court website.
Do I have to pay for a bicycle license?
No, bicycle licenses are free for Costa Mesa residents. Bicycle licenses can be obtained at the police department’s front desk or any fire station.