Our Investigative Services is led by Captain Brian Cervantes and is comprised of the following divisions:
The detective bureau investigates complex cases referred by patrol. The department’s detective bureau is staffed with general detectives that handle all crimes including, property crimes, sex crimes, robberies, larceny and homicide.
The Corona Police Department's detective bureau includes several investigative units to include crimes against persons, property crimes, vice-narcotics, computer crimes, and detectives are assigned to several task forces such as the Riverside County Gang Task Force, DEA, Homeland Security (ICEFIT) and the Riverside County Real Estate Fraud Task Force.
Our investigative personnel are committed to providing the highest level of service to the community, with the end goal of keeping the City of Corona one of the safest cities in the nation.
CONTACT THE DETECTIVE BUREAU:
Lieutenant Sergio Banales 951-736-2482
Crimes Against Persons: Sgt. Richard Avila 951-736-2415
Property Crimes: Sgt. Todd Gottfried 951-279-3761
Vice-Narcotics Unit: Sgt. Skip Shatford 951-736-2423
Gang-Task Force Region 8: Sgt. Ryan Brett 951-736-2380
Corona Police Department recognizes the family as an integral part of the community and has partnered with numerous service agencies to provide family resources. Our various programs include School Resource Officers, Youth Diversion Team, Special Event Permits and Planning, and Graffiti Tracking.
CONTACT FAMILY SERVICES DIVISION AT 951-279-3544
The Traffic Division is dedicated to facilitating the safe and orderly movement of traffic throughout our city. We accomplish these goals by promoting driver safety through traffic education, engineering, enforcement, and investigations.
CONTACT TRAFFIC DIVISION AT 951-736-2355