Police Department

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Our Mission

The Willits Police Department’s MISSION is to deliver quality services and resources while providing safety, assistance, and protection, built on trusting and reliable relationships.

Message from the Chief

On behalf of the Willits Police Department, I would like to welcome you to our webpage. I am very pleased with the hard work, dedication, and tireless effort of the men and women of the Willits Police Department, and their commitment to the core values of our department.

The City of Willits was incorporated on November 19, 1888, and the police department was formed that same year. The police department has a total staff of 14 full-time employees including:

  • 1 chief
  • 1 lieutenant
  • 3 sergeants
  • 7 patrol officers
  • 4 dispatcher/records clerks
  • 1 community services officer

The men and women of the Willits Police Department are committed to making our city a safe place to live, work, and visit. The department looks forward to building and strengthening community partnerships and delivering high quality, efficient, and professional law enforcement services.