Laguna Niguel

    City of Laguna Niguel seal
    Sheriff's Non-Emergency Dispatch:
    714-647-7000 or 949-770-6011

    Portrait of Matthew Barr
    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 2014 2015 2016
    Homicide 2 1 0
    Rape 11 6 9
    Robbery 19 12 22
    Assault 42 29 34
    Burglary 100 113 124
    Larceny 423 529 567
    Auto-Theft 31 49 60