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Message From Chief Glass

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Chief Glass CURRENTWelcome to the Costa Mesa Police Department website. Our goal is to provide valuable information related to the Police Department, its activities and resources. We are committed to providing top-tier quality law enforcement services to the community, businesses, visitors, and City organization of Costa Mesa. 

In today’s law enforcement environment, community policing, crime prevention, and social media are just a few of the ways in which we stay connected with the residents and visitors of this vibrant and diverse community.

 The City of Costa Mesa is a world-class city featuring a fine blend of great neighborhoods with some of the best restaurants, retail centers, and cultural arts in the nation. Costa Mesa has also become the capitol of the action sports industry. Whether you live, work, or visit Costa Mesa, we want to ensure your time here is safe and enjoyable.

As our mission states, the Costa Mesa Police Department’s is dedicated to protecting and improving the quality of life through effective partnerships and community oriented policing. We accomplish this through professionalism, openness, leadership, integrity, commitment, and empathy.

Our engaged and professional staff truly understand the importance of service and being responsive with a problem-solving approach.

Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. We hope the information found within it serves you well, as we strive toward our mission and better serving the community. Thank you.

Bryan Glass
Chief of Police