ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The Paso Robles Police Department is divided into three (3) divisions:
The Chief of Police, a Captain, and two Lieutenants comprise the Administrative team. The Captain reports directly to the Chief, and assumes her duties in her absence. The Lieutenants primarily work as Station Commanders for the day and night patrol shifts. They are accountable for day-to-day operational and policy decisions as well as making recommendations to the Chief in promotional and disciplinary matters.
Support Services Division
The Support Services Division consists of the Investigations Program (Detectives), Communications Program, Records Program and the Community Services Program, including; Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE), Police Activities League (PAL), Community Volunteer Patrol Program, and other community-based services.