The Port of San Diego Harbor Police Department protects and serves the public on and along San Diego Bay and at the San Diego International Airport. Harbor Police officers are on the front lines of security and service, and police dispatch and public safety services occur 24 hours a day, seven days a week. In the safekeeping of the public and our tenant partners, the Harbor Police Department offers a variety of current resources and updates to assist the community in staying safe and informed. This page will be updated periodically with messages from Chief Mark G. Stainbrook, crime trends and bulletins, and more to keep the public and tenants informed.
A Message from Chief Stainbrook
July Message from Chief Mark Stainbrook:
On June 24, 2020, the Port of San Diego Harbor Police Department recognized ten employees with Lifesaving Awards, seven of which attended a ceremony held at Harbor Police Headquarters. Lifesaving Awards are given to Harbor Police employees who give aid to someone in danger of losing their life.
Be on the Lookout (BOLO)
In law enforcement terms, BOLO is an acronym that stands for "be on the lookout." BOLOs are issued to police officers and include information on illegal activities. Harbor Police is listing our latest BOLOs here to help keep our tenant partners and the public informed, and we encourage anyone with information relating to a BOLO to contact us.
Please check back later for current BOLOs
Port of San Diego Harbor Police Crime Statistics
|June 2019||June 2020||% Change|
|Crimes with Violence||4||4||0%|
|Calls Responded to||N/A||3861||N/A|
|YTD 2019||YTD 2020||% Change|
|Crimes with Violence||42||38||-10%|
|Calls Responded to||N/A||25308||N/A|
Contact Port of San Diego Harbor Police
Harbor Police dispatch and public safety services remain in operation 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For all inquiries regarding citations, crime reports, or arrests reports created by the Harbor Police, please contact the records department at 619.686.6596 or email email@example.com.
For all general questions related to the Harbor Police Department, please call 619.686.6570.
Hail us on
Chief of the Harbor Police
619.223.1133 or 9-1-1
VHF Marine Channel 16
Port of San Diego Harbor Police Training Documents