Administrative Division

The Administration Division directs and coordinates professional police services and plans for future needs and events. Ongoing current responsibilities include departmental personnel management, planning and research, legal claim and pitchess motion administration, training and standards coordination, internal investigation, police records and facility management, computerized steno report system, code enforcement management and the support of numerous neighborhood and business programs.

The Administration Division of the Downey Police Department serves you, the community, by sustaining the high standards of professional policing and providing the City of Downey with quality, committed service. If you are interested in joining the Downey Police Department or have any questions, please feel free to call us at (562) 861-0771.

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Captain Stephen Garza
Commanding Officer, Administrative and Investigative Divisions