San Mateo P.D. – Your Full Service Police Department

Here is another installment from our hugely popular Master Officer series. This week’s article reminds our community that your police officers are here for you everyday and honor that commitment to do so in many ways. The San Mateo Police Department Master Officer Program identifies an elite group of officers within our department who have earned the title “Master Officer” based…

The Human Side of Human Trafficking

Thank you so much for all the positive responses to our weekly Master Officer series.  This week’s article has a more serious side than past articles, but it demonstrates the compassion of one of SMPD’s finest in his efforts to help the victims of this epidemic. The San Mateo Police Department Master Officer Program identifies an elite group…

One of SMPD’s Finest is Back from Retirement!

Its National Police Week!  Thank you so much for all the positive responses to our weekly Master Officer series!   Here’s one more from a proud SMPD K-9. (From his handler, not the dog. Borry is still working on his typing skills!) The San Mateo Police Department Master Officer Program identifies an elite group of…

Always Be Aware of Your Surroundings!

The San Mateo Police Department Master Officer Program identifies an elite group of officers within our department who have earned the title “Master Officer” based not only on their yearly performance evaluations, but also on their years of experience and various expertise.  SMPD is lucky to recognize our largest number of Master Officers ever in…