Brief the Chief

Chief Jake Miller would like to invite you to meet one-on-one with him for a 15 minute candid conversation. On the first Monday of every month, between 5:00 and 7:00 PM, Chief Miller will make himself available for the public to share their comments, concerns or compliments with him directly. It will be a first come, first served, private meeting at the Police Department conference room located at 1000 Bello Street, Pismo Beach. Call (805) 773-7028 with any questions.

PBPD portrait on pier 2009

Dedicated to Serving the Community and Visitors of Pismo Beach

Our Mission is to provide a multi-faceted public safety service that creates an atmosphere and environment in which citizens and visitors enjoy social order and a pleasurable quality of life. The Department is an active, progressive agency devoted to community policing through proactive enforcement of its laws, crime prevention activities, and community involvement. Our staff is highly competent, enthusiastic, and committed to providing our community with the highest levels of police services. We practice a unique form of ‘tourism-oriented policing’, which enhances our community’s reputation as a fun, family-oriented vacation destination enjoyed in a safe and peaceful environment. Chief’s Message

CALL 9-1-1

Non-Emergency Police Phone Number: (805) 773-2208
Police Facility is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
1000 Bello Street, Pismo Beach, CA 93449


Why Run from the Cops...When You Can Run With Them!

Friday, November 21st at 7:30 am we invite you for an unofficial
Starting and ending at the Pismo PD station on 1000 Bello St., there will be three paces; fast, casual, and relaxed. Police staff will join the run at every level. Participation is free. We hope you can join us. Call (805) 773-2208 with any questions. Donuts for all participants at the end of the run!




Featured Photos

On October 20th, newly promoted Commander Tom Portz and Sergeant Dan Herlihy along with newly hired Reserve Officer Pat Curran were sworn in.


On October 31st, Chief Jake Miller and other officers handed out glow sticks and Halloween safety tips at Shell Beach Elementary School.