The Baldwin Park Police Department is headed by Chief of Police Robert A. López. As the overall leader of the department, Chief López duties include the overall command of the department's budget, operations, and support division. The department is further broken down for ease of control and command.

Operations Division

The Operations Division is commanded by Captain Chris Hofford. The bureaus under Operations include:

The patrol bureau is further broken down and commanded by a day watch lieutenant and a night watch lieutenant.

Captain Chris Hofford  can be reached by emailing Chris Hofford. Captain Hofford can also be reached via telephone at 626-960-1955, ext. 226.  Please feel free to contact Captain Hofford for any community concerns that do not require an immediate police response.

Support Services Division

The Support Services Division is also overseen by Captain Chris Hofford.  The bureaus under Support Services include:

  • Communications Bureau
  • Community Relations Bureau
  • Information Services
  • Professional Standards
  • Records Bureau

For any question regarding any support services, Captain Chris Hofford reached at 626-960-1955, ext. 226 or by emailing Chris Hofford.