Suspect in Stolen Vehicle Arrested

ALPR cameras locate stolen vehicle carjacked from Hayward A 22 year-old Oakland man is in custody in connection with a stolen vehicle reported carjacked out of Hayward. Police Chief Allan Shields said at 11:06 a.m. the department’s Automated License Plate Reader (ALPR) system flagged a stolen vehicle in Danville near Diablo Road and Camino Tassajara.  A short […]

Come Have Pizza with Danville Police

Community Invited to meet their Police Department In their continuing efforts to promote a solid collaboration with the community, the Danville Police Department is inviting Danville residents to come have a slice of pizza and get to know their police department. Police Chief Allan Shields said the upcoming Pizza with the Police is a great way for […]

Danville Announces New Police Chief

Chief Steve Simpkins returns to Sheriff’s Office, Allan Shields named Chief Change is coming to the Danville Police Department beginning July 8, 2017 as Chief Steve Simpkins will be returning to a new assignment with the Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office, and Lt. Allan Shields is appointed to the position of Danville Police Chief. Simpkins, who accepted the […]

New Danville Police K9 member

Residents of Danville will be getting to meet the newest member of the Danville police department this spring as K9 Rony hits the streets. Rony (RAH-nee) is a highly trained police dog who will be used on patrol to assist officers in a variety of situations. He and his partner, Officer Tyler Nelson, will be […]