Lieutenant Jim England Chief of Police Services City of Laguna Woods 949-425-1800
City of Laguna Woods Overview
The city of Laguna Woods is nestled in the Saddleback Valley region of South Orange County west of Interstate 5. Comprising four square miles of land and approximately 20,000 residents, Laguna Woods is a quaint bedroom community that encompasses the large retirement village of Leisure World.
Incorporated on January 1, 1999, Laguna Woods began contractual law enforcement services with the Orange County Sheriff's Department on July 1, 1999. The citizens of Laguna Woods benefit from the lowest crime rate of any city in Orange County, .76 Part One crimes per 100 residents in the year 2000.