Phone: (209) 869-7162
Fax: (209) 869-7160
In 1995, the City of Riverbank entered into an agreement for the County of Stanislaus to provide law enforcement services for the City of Riverbank. On July 1, 2005, this agreement was extended for an additional five-year term, expiring in June 2010. A new agreement was entered into for the period from July 1, 2010 through June 30, 2015.
Both full-time and extra-help employees of the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department staff Riverbank Police Services. The City of Riverbank fully funds the 27 positions assigned as part of the Contract Cities budget. Included are a Lieutenant who serves as the Police Chief, two Sergeants, fourteen Deputy Sheriffs, three Detectives, one Community Services Officer and six administrative staff.
Patrol, general investigations, traffic enforcement, crime prevention and business office functions are performed by personnel assigned to Riverbank Police Services. A wide array of services are also provided by specialized units operating from the Sheriff's Operations Center on Hackett Rd. in Modesto; these services include the investigation of felony assaults, crimes against children, fraud, narcotics, gang and street crimes, along with specialized crime prevention and youth services programs.