Laguna Niguel

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

Lieutenant Matt McDaniel
Chief of Police Services
City of Laguna Niguel

City of Laguna Niguel Overview

Laguna Niguel's police services are provided through a contract with the Orange County Sheriff's Department. Lieutenant Matt McDaniel serves as Chief of Police Services. He supervises the 46 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