Police department

The La Joya Police Department strives to provide the highest quality service, preserving human rights, lives and property, while attempting to achieve themission goals of the Department, the City, and theCommunity. We will work in partnership with our citizens to problem solve and meet the challenges of reducing crime, creating a safer environment andimproving the community members’ quality of life. 

 

Dispatch

The La Joya police communications department is an essential part of the police department. The communications department is manned 24hrs, 365 days a year, including holidays & weekends. In order to work as a communications officer a lot of training is involved as in the certification by Texas Department of Public Safety. In this department our communications officers handle 911 emergency calls for service, requests &/or any needs by the citizens. We handle all other non-emergency calls thru our regular line number:(956) 585-4855. Our communications department also maintains constant contact with the police officers via a 2-channel radio in which calls for service are dispatched and reports are taken. Any pertinent reports are also kept in the communications office. Should you have any questions &/or concerns don’t hesitate to call the communications supervisor: Carmina Garcia at (956) 585-4855.

 

Patrol

Patrol Division is comprised of the officers assigned to uniformed patrol, which are the first to respond to calls for assistance in the community. The Patrol Division operates 24 hours a day365 days a year and it consists of three shifts. The Patrol Division provides general police services in its daily operations.

 

Records

La Joya Police Records Department is an essential part of the La Joya Police Department, which is located at 100 W Exp. 83 in La Joya, TX. The records department is open Monday – Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Our records contact number is (956) 585-4855 Ext. 117. The department of personnel assist the public in obtaining reports that consist of automobile accidents, offense reports, incident reports etc. The department archives all police records pertaining to any incidents that occur within the city of La Joya, such as arrests that our officers have made or any other important documents that need to be filed. The records clerk is there to assist you with automobile accidents, offense and incident reports or if you need to speak to La Joya Police officer.

 

Contact Information:

  • (956) 585-4855
  • 100 W Expressway 83 La Joya, TX 78560