PD News

New Menifee Police Department Plans to Create A ‘Positive, Hardworking Culture’

September 13, 2019

Menifee, one of California’s fastest growing cities, is launching its own police department. By 2020, the city of nearly 100,000 residents will be policed by a local force rather than the county sheriff’s department. Right now, the new department has one employee: Chief Pat Walsh. The veteran leader with 35+ years of law enforcement experience…

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Menifee City Council Approves Dispatch Service Agreement with City of Murrieta

August 22, 2019

The Menifee Police Department took a huge step forward on August 21 as the Menifee City Council approved the Dispatch Services Agreement between the City of Menifee and the City of Murrieta. Murrieta had approved the agreement at its own City Council meeting the evening prior. The agreement stipulates that Murrieta’s existing dispatch center will…

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Menifee City Council Officially Establishes the MenifeePolice Department

June 21, 2019

The Menifee City Council unanimously passed a Resolution officially establishing the Menifee Police Department at Tuesday evening’s council meeting. According to the Resolution, the Menifee Police Department will be established effective July 1, 2019 -one year before the projected date when the department will take over law enforcement services in the city (July 1, 2020).…

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