Contact Us

In Person

The Redding Police Department Main Building is located at 1313 California Street, on the corner of Shasta Street and California Street in downtown Redding. Free visitor parking is available along California Street.

Lobby Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 am to 5:00 pm, closed most holidays.
Fingerprinting Hours: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Property Release: By appointment only. Call (530) 225-4345.
Citation Sign-Offs: during regular lobby hours, only for citations issued by RPD.

Investigations is located at 1516 Market Street.
Investigations Lobby Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Sex, Arson & Gang Registration Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
Licenses & Permits: for Second-Hand Dealers, Pawn Dealers, Card Rooms, Gun Permits: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

By Phone

In an Emergency, dial 911!
To report a non-emergency: Dial (530) 225-4200, press “0” and your call will be routed to SHASCOM. For all other calls, please call (530) 225-4200 and press “1.” For the Office of the Chief, call (530) 225-4211.

By Email

Do not report a crime by email!
For information or other business-related reasons, you may contact us by sending a message to: Email will be reviewed and routed to the individual best suited to respond. Messages will be returned at the recipient’s earliest convenience.

By Mail

The Redding Police Department
1313 California Street
Redding CA 96001