Special Enforcement Detail
|Keeping the Streets Safe
The Special Enforcement Detail is an investigative unit charged with the investigation of gang, vice, and narcotic-related crimes occurring in and around Placentia. The unit is supervised by a police sergeant, and when fully staffed is comprised of six detectives and one reserve police officer.
In 2009, the unit made 180 arrests for various crimes, 60% of which were for felony violations. The unit also seized:
- $25,000 cash
- More than two pounds of heroin
- Numerous firearms
- Two pounds of cocaine
- Four pounds of methamphetamine
If you would like to contact the Special Enforcement Detail, please call (714) 993-8193. For graffiti cleanup, please call (714) 630-8693.