Waterford Police Services

Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department
Office Number: (209) 874-2349
For After Hours Non-Emergency Dispatch calls dial: (209) 552-2468

The City of Waterford has contracted with Stanislaus County’s Sheriff’s Department for Police Services since July 1, 1998.  The current three year contract with the Sheriff’s Department is in place through June 30, 2016.  The community’s safety is the responsibility of both the Waterford Police Services and the community in relaying relevant information, tips, and calls on all crimes.  The Waterford Police Services is committed to providing a high visibility of patrol service, increased narcotic enforcement and the targeting of known criminal offenders. With continued partnership with the citizens of the community, together we can fulfill our goals of reducing crime and making the City of Waterford a safer place to live and work.

Chief Mike Radford

Chief Mike Radford is a 19 year veteran of the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office and was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in 2007. He has served in a variety of assignments within the Sheriff’s Office including Investigations Division Commander, Patrol Operations and instructor for the Sheriff’s Regional Training Center. Chief Radford is currently the Commander of the Sheriff’s SWAT Team and Hostage Negotiation Team.