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Chief Kimberly Petersen is the current Chief of the Fremont Police Department. The Office of the Chief of Police consists of both sworn and professional employees dedicated to primarily providing internal support services to the Organization. Led by the Chief of Police, the Division has 28 full-time employees.

Units within the Office of Chief of Police

  • Office of Business Services
  • Office of Professional Standards and Accountability
  • Media Relations/PIO

Community Message from the Chief

Welcome to the Fremont Police Department’s website. This site is a virtual portal to gain information, identify resources and learn about Fremont PD. We offer a range of services including a link to online crime reporting, our most commonly requested policies, and information on how we provide policing services to residents, visitors and businesses.

As a police organization, we have a community policing philosophy based on partnership and collaboration with those we serve. Our ability to provide public safety requires the trust and support of our community. We actively seek to create positive connections through a variety of interactive public events and social media communications. We subscribe to the core values of integrity, dedication and professionalism. We strive to treat everyone with the respect and dignity all members of society deserve.

Fremont boasts a diverse population of nearly 230,000 people. This diversity is our strength and helps us achieve our collective goal of public safety. With award-winning schools, houses of worship in all faiths, expansive recreation areas and a low crime rate, Fremont is an extraordinary place to live, work and raise a family.

Thank you for visiting our website. If you have unanswered questions or want to contact us regarding a non-emergency item, please email us. Consider following us on one of our many social media platforms: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Nixle, Pinterest and YouTube.