The El Monte Police Department is open twenty fours a day for
365 days. However, the front desk of the Police Department is open seven days a
week from 7:30 am to 8:00 pm. The front desk is generally closed most holidays.
A person may respond to the police department front desk during off hours and
contact our dispatch center via a telephone outside the front desk area. An
officer working patrol will respond to the front desk area.
The El Monte Police Department Administration is open Monday-
Thursday 7:00 am to 5:00 pm and is located in the Wayne C. Clayton Police
Administration Building located north of the main police station and City Hall
The Detective Bureau of the Police Department is available
Monday- Friday 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. They can be contacted via the Detective
Bureau Sergeant at (626) 580-2134 or by contacting the Front Desk of the main
station. Please understand Detectives are working Detectives that may not be
available due to a working investigation, court or another detail.