The Santa Monica Police Department is charged with providing safety and service to the community of Santa…More Monica.</p>
<p>The missions of the department are to reduce crime, improve the quality of life, be respectful, ethical and compassionate and collaborate with the community and other partners to forge new solutions to making the city more safe.</p>
<p>The department's stated values are caring, honesty, integrity, loyalty, respect, service orientation and trust.</p>
<p>Santa Monica Police Department is led by Timothy J. Jackman, who was appointed to the position of Chief of Police in December 2006. Other executive staff includes Captain/Chief of Staff Alfonso Venegas, Captain Wendell Shirley, Captain Daniel Salerno and Acting Captain Hector Cavazos.</p>
City of Santa Monica: City Hall 1685 Main St, Santa Monica, CA90401 Located a few blocks away from the Pacific Ocean, Santa Monica's picturesque City Hall is bordered by a series of…More gardens, including a large rose garden. The City Council is stationed there, as well as offices for the City Attorney, Clerk, and Manager; other departments, divisions and subdivisions include the Santa Monica Police Department, Public Works, the Rent Control Board, the Planning & Community Development Department, the Housing and Economic Development Department, the Community & Cultural Services Department, the Finance Department, the Information Systems Department and an office for the Big Blue Bus.