2014 Citizen’s Police Academy

The El Cajon Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2014 Citizen’s Police Academy.  The Citizen’s Police Academt will be held at the El Cajon Police Department beginning Wednesday, March 19, 2014, and conclude with a graduation ceremony on more »

YANA Volunteers Wanted

The El Cajon Police Department is seeking volunteers who would like to participate in the You Are Not Alone (YANA) program. The Department’s YANA program ensures a weekly personal visit from a YANA Volunteer accompanied by a member of the more »

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer ButtonThe objective of the El Cajon Police Department’s volunteer programs is to provide auxiliary support services throughout the department. As a result, the police department is able to provide a higher level of service to the citizens of El Cajon more »


Chief Of Police

Chief-JRedmanChief Jim Redman was born in San Diego, California. He graduated from El Capitan High School in 1977 and is a long time resident of El Cajon. The Department hired him as a Police Officer in 1988. He has worked more »

Support Commander

Cap-JDavis-1Captain Jeff Davis has been with the City of El Cajon Police Department for over 27 years as both a volunteer and employee. He volunteered with the department in 1984 as a Reserve Police Officer and was hired by the more »

Operations Captain

Arvan_croppedCaptain Jeff Arvan is a San Diego native and graduated from Christian High School here in El Cajon. He joined the department as a police cadet in 1985 and as an officer in1989, transferred to Investigations in 1999, promoted to more »