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 City of Santa Clara Population 129,488 
   
Authorized Number of Full-Time Employees *  239


Personnel
  Sworn 159

Civilian 80

Reserves 23

Crossing Guards 44

Probation Officer 1

Per Diem Special Event Police Officer 160
             Per Diem Traffic Control  75
   
Sworn Officers per Thousand by Population 1.22
   
Non-Sworn Personnel per Thousand by Population  0.50 
FY 19/20 Operating Budget $68.4 M


Vehicles

Patrol/marked Vehicles 41

Unmarked vehicles 41

Motorcycles 11

Motorcycle trainers 3

Conventional bicycles 15

Electric-assist bicycles 0

Support Cars 38



Annual Activity for 2019
  Emergency and Non-Emergency Calls to the Communication Center 179,736
  Police Reports 15,245

Calls for Service (Police) 44,323
  Police Officer Initiated Activity  17,608

Arrests 3,502 adult / 128 juvenile
  Calls for Service (Fire) 9,794 


Crime Statistics - 2019
  Homicide 1
  Rape 35

Robbery 73

Assault (simple and aggravated) 638

Burglary 363

Larceny – Theft 4,013

Vehicle – Theft 372

Arson 18

Total 5,513


Average Response Time (after dispatch) 4:26 minutes

* Actual number of employees varies

 For more information on any of the above, please call 408-615-4700.

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