Programs & Services

The City of Laguna Hills is dedicated in its crime fighting strategy, as well as maintaining an atmosphere of community. There are several programs available to residents and businesses in the City. Police Services encourages you to utilize our resources and aid in our endeavor to preserve the quality of life in Laguna Hills.

Child Car Seat Inspections
The misuse rate for child car seats that are installed incorrectly or a child is secured incorrectly is 98% in Orange County. Appointments, free of charge, are available for Laguna Hills residents to have their child’s car seat installation inspected by a certified child passenger safety technician.

Home Security Checks
A Crime Prevention Specialist will perform a detailed security analysis of the interior and exterior of your home and personal safety habits. You will be provided with a list of suggestions for improving the vulnerable areas in and around your home.

Vacation Patrol Checks
Deputies will provide patrol checks of your home while you are away on vacation or business. Please contact Laguna Hills Police Services several days prior to your travel date to arrange your request.

Guest Speakers/Presentations

Experienced law enforcement personnel are available for presentations on crime related topics including: personal safety, home security, vehicle security, identity theft, child and teen safety, school safety, senior safety, internet safety and emergency preparedness.

Explorer Program
The Explorer Post 449 program provides young adults (age 14-10) with the opportunity to assist the Orange County Sheriff's Department in Laguna Hills. Through weekly meetings, Explorers can broaden their knowledge and learn firsthand about the challenges and rewards of a career in law enforcement.  Explorers receive training in a variety of topics including leadership, patrol procedures, first-aid, and laws of arrest. They also participate in ride-alongs with patrol officers, and annual Explorer academy regional and national competitions.  Participants have numerous opportunities to give back to the community through this service volunteer program.  For additional infomation, please call the Explorer Post toll-free number at 1-866-POST-449.

Sheriff's Blotter

The Sheriff's Blotter enables residents to know what activity is occurring in their communities. Both 7 day and 30 day views are available to view.

Crime Statistics
The Crime Statistics feature allows the user to search crime by area, which includes city or street.

For more information or to schedule an appointment for these program and services, contact Crime Prevention Specialist Brittney Oldham at (949) 707-2641 or