The Capitola Police Department patrols the city, responds to calls for service and performs criminal investigations.…More The department oversees Capitola's parking and traffic enforcement and works with local kids to steer them away from drugs and crime.</p>
<p>With one officer per 466 residents, Capitola has the highest number of officers per capita of all Santa Cruz County law enforcement agencies, according to the 2010 Santa Cruz County Community Assessment Project.</p>
Capitola Community Outreach Center 1855 41st Ave # G-11, Capitola, CA95010 The Community Outreach Center in Capitola Mall can be found between Gottschalks Department Store and the Food Court.…More Police reports can be made here, and copies of crime reports and city publications can also be requested. The facility is used to investigate crimes in the mall, hold meetings with citizen groups and write reports. The Community Outreach Center hosts a range of programs and services aimed at targeting crime and anti-social behavior in the neighborhood, including a Fax Alert Program, Merchant Alert Program, security inspections, loss prevention training, self defense classes, office security, shoplifting prevention, robbery prevention, emergency preparedness, and a program to tackle drugs in the workplace.