FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Crime and Crime Prevention
How do I report a crime?
In the event of an emergency, please dial 911. For
non-emergency situations, please contact the Chowchilla Police
Department at (559) 665-8600 to report a crime.
How do I report information on a crime anonymously?
The Chowchilla Police Department has set up a 24-hour, 7
day-a-week telephone Tip Line for the public to anonymously
report illegal conduct. The Tip Line number is (559) 665-8624.
As always, 9-1-1 remains the first number to call in case of
emergencies or crimes in progress.
How do I
obtain a copy of a crime, incident, or traffic report?
Copies of crime, incident, or traffic reports may be
obtained at the Police Department located at 122 Trinity Avenue.
There is a charge for this service. For more information, please
call the Police Department at (559) 665-8600
What types of crime prevention information/programs
are available in Chowchilla?
Burglary Prevention Tips,
Residential Security Tips
Checks. Call us at (559) 665-8600 or
for more information.
Is there a crime
prevention program specific to businesses?
Members of the Police Department are available to conduct
security checks of City businesses. Please contact our
department for more information at (559) 665-8600