Lookup Arrests, Most Wanted, and Police Records in La Mesa, CA. Results:: Arrest Records, Jail Roster Info, Warrants, Mugshot, Dates, Charges, Dispositions, Warrant Number, Bond Amount, Race, DOB, Eyes, Height, Weight, Sex, Age, Hair
La Mesa City Information
La Mesa is a city in San Diego County, Southern California, and United states. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a population of approximately 57,065 and a total area of 9.1 square miles (24 km2).
The City of La Mesa was incorporated on February 16, 1912, it therefore has a council / manager form of government. The city council is responsible for making policies and giving direction on all matters concerning the city. While the city manager is responsible for implementing policies passed by the city council.
The city council is made up of five members elected by the general public. City elections are held every November of even-numbered years. Council members and the mayor all serve four year terms. Council members include Arapostathis Mark Mayor, Baber Bill Councilmember, Alessio, Kristine C. Councilmember, McWhirter Guy vice Mayor and Parent Colin Councilmember.
The city council holds its meetings on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month from 6:00 pm at the Council Chambers, La Mesa City Hall, 8130 Allison Ave. La Mesa, CA 91942. Agendas and minutes discussed in the meetings can be accessed by visiting
The overall crime rate in La Mesa, CA is 7% higher compared to other cities in California and 13% higher compared to the national average. Looking at violent crimes, the city has a crime rate that is 23% lower than California’s and 12% lower than the national average. When comparing property crimes, the city’s crime rate is 11% higher than California’s and 17% higher than the national average. In La Mesa one has a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime, making the city safe than 32% of the cities in the United States. Compared to the previous year, the overall crime rate La Mesa has increased by 7%.
The La Mesa Police Department works with other city department and the local community to protect life and property of the city residents. The department has 68 sworn officers and 30 civilian employees that work to ensure the city is safe. Walt Vasquez is the current Police Chief. For more information on the police department visit
Warrants and Bail
The records division of the police department provide a record of outstanding warrants on the police department. Offender arrested in the city are remanded at the La Mesa Police Jail. Inmates can post for bail in three main ways; 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.
La Mesa Police Station Address: 8085 University Ave, La Mesa, CA 91942, USA
The La Mesa Police Department is closely monitoring the tragic event that occurred at the Chabad of Poway synagogue this morning. Although there are no known threats at this time, we will be providing extra patrols at houses of worship in La Mesa. https://t.co/e7c6d8JB47
As we close National Public Safety Telecommutions week, we celebrated the nominations of Dispatcher of the year, Elaine Winchell (Not pictured), and the Supervisory Leadership award nominee, Communications Supervisor, Amber Lashbrook. We are proud of our La Mesa Team! https://t.co/KZ4JJCbQ2g
Unused or expired prescription medications are a public safety issue, leading to accidental poisoning & overdose. Proper disposal of unused drugs saves lives. Dispose of drugs safely on Sat. 4/27/19 @LaMesaPD from 10am to 2pm. #TakeBackDay https://t.co/QtXzx0k44T