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Dos Palos

Serving the Dos Palos community since 1935

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Report a Crime

If you witness a crime, please report it to Dos Palos Police Department immediately.

Emergencies: Dial 911

Non-emergencies: Dial our Dispatch: (209) 392-2176

Thank you.

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Dos Palos Police Department Pink Patch Project

The Dos Palos Police Department is participating in the Pink Patch Project. Hundreds of agencies from all over have designed a pink version of their shoulder patch to sell in an effort to raise money to help fight Breast Cancer. DPPD patch sales will benefit the Merced Cancer Society Foundation. The patches sell for $10 each, and can be purchased in the PD lobby or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope along with payment to:
Dos Palos Police Department
Attention: Pink Patch Project
1546 Golden Gate Ave
Dos Palos, CA 93620

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Join Our Team

The Dos Palos Police Department is currently accepting applications for the following:

* Lateral/Academy Graduate Police Officer

* School Resource Officer

Click the links below for more information.

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Animal Control

The Dos Palos Police Department contracts with the Merced County Sheriff's Office for the housing of dogs picked up in the city limits. To see if your dog is at the Merced County Animal Shelter, or for more information, visit the Merced County Animal Control website at

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External Links

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DPPD Policy Manual

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California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) website

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Merced Area Crime Stoppers

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DPPD Military Equipment Use Policy

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Merced County Coronavirus Information

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Dos Palos Water Outage Alert System Enrollment

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Contact Us

1546 Golden Gate Ave

Dos Palos, CA 93620

Non-Emergency Dispatch: (209) 392-2176

Fax: (209) 392-2500

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