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Yreka Police Department

Yreka Police Department Phone Numbers

Emergency - 911
Non-Emergency - (530) 841-2300
Tip/Clue Line - (530) 841-2345

Online Reporting

The Yreka Police Department is now accepting online police reports. For more information visit the online reporting page. For emergencies, call 911.


Dave Gamache - Chief of Police

Welcome to the Yreka Police Department website. Please feel free to take a look around and let us know what you think. As Chief, my door is always open to questions and concerns. Please see the FAQ's (frequently asked questions) page for answers to many questions, ranging from restraining orders to why I was handcuffed.

Mission Statement

We will work together with the community to make the public concerns our concerns, to protect life and property, and enhance the quality of life in our community.

The Department

The Yreka Police Department is staffed with 14 sworn personnel and is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week to serve our community. The Yreka Police Department offers additional assignments in DARE, Detectives, Field Training Officer and Narcotics Task Force. The Yreka Police Department also offers free services to the community, such as child car seat inspection, free cars seats to those in need, and bike helmets for children.


Applications are accepted on a continuous basis. If you are interested in joining our team, please, complete an application and send it to us.

1400 Fairlane Rd.
Yreka, California 96097
Phone (530)841-2300
Fax (530)841-2310

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