Laguna Niguel


Sheriff's Non-Emergency Dispatch:
714-647-7000 or 949-770-6011


Lieutenant Matthew Barr
Chief of Police Services
City of Laguna Niguel
949-362-4346

City of Laguna Niguel Overview

Laguna Niguel's police services are provided through a contract with the Orange County Sheriff's Department. Lieutenant Matthew Barr serves as Chief of Police Services. He supervises the 39 employees, including community services officers, crime prevention specialist, deputies, investigators and sergeants assigned to the city. Community programs offered by the city include Emergency Preparedness, Neighborhood Watch, Business Watch, Citizen's Academy, You Are Not Alone (YANA), Sheriff’s Explorers, and the Police Auxiliary Citizen's Team (PACT).

Part 1 Crime Stats for the City of Laguna Niguel

Crime 2013 2014 2015
Homicide 0 1 2
Rape 4 11 6
Robbery 13 19 12
Assault 40 42 29
Burglary 95 100 113
Larceny 500 423 529
Auto-Theft 29 31 49