The Police Department is the local law enforcement service for the City of American Canyon. The Police Department are first responders to all forms of emergencies and crisis. The department provides public safety by enforcing the Penal Code, Health and Safety Code, local ordinances, and Vehicle Code laws. American Canyon Police Department is comprised of 24 sworn peace officers, two non-sworn Police Technicians, and an Administrative Clerk that is shared with the Fire District.
The City of American Canyon contracts with the Napa County Sheriff’s Office for law enforcement services. The Sheriff’s Office provides the City with a Captain for the role of the Police Chief, four supervisors at the rank of Sergeant, and 19 Deputy Sheriffs to serve as Police Officers. The officer’s assignments include patrol shifts, K9 units, traffic-motorcycle unit, school resource officers, and community resources officer.