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Atherton is a town in San Mateo County, California, United States. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a population of 7,159 people and a total area of 5.0 square miles (13 km2). The city borders Redwood City to the southeast and San Jose to the northwest.
The city has a city council form of government. The Atherton City Council is headed by Michael Lempres the current Mayor, he was first elected in November 2014 and his term expires in 2018. The mayor is helped in running the city by the following council members, Cary Wiest, Vice Mayor; Rick DeGolia, Council Member; Bill Widmer, Council Member and Elizabeth Lewis, Council Member.
The average crime rate in Atherton, is 59% lower compared to other cities in California and 57% lower than the national average. In violent crimes, the city has an average crime rate that is 90% lower than the states average and 89% lower than the national average. When looking at property crime, the crime rate is 54% lower than other cities in California and 52% lower than the national average. In Atherton one has a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of crime, making the city safer than 83% of the cities in the United States. Compared to the previous year, the average year over year crimes in Atherton has increased by 14%.
The Atherton Police Department maintains law and order in the city by providing a full range of police services to the city residents. To effectively perform its duties, the police department is divided into various division; Administration division, communication and records division, investigations division, K9 division, patrol division and property/evidence division. All divisions report directly to Steven D. McCulley who is the current Chief of Police.
The public can access public records by visiting the police department in person at 91 Ashfield Road, Atherton, CA 94027. Public records can also be requested online; you will be required to fill the Public Records Request form, on the form you will provide you email address, which the department will use to contact you with.
There are three main ways of posting bail in California, these include Bail bond under the California Penal Code – Section 1276, Cash bond under the California Penal Code – Section 1269 and Property bond under the California Penal Code – Section 1276.5.
Bail varies crime-to-crime, county-to-county
The amount of bail changes depending on the crime committed. All California counties have their own bail schedules that set forth the amount for bail for each type of crime.2
Take for instance, if you look to the Los Angeles County 2010 felony bail schedule, you’ll see that your bail could range anywhere from $20,000 for the least serious offenses to $5,000,000 for the most egregious offenses.
Atherton Police Station Address: 83 Ashfield Road Atherton, CA 94027