Shelter in place - San Mateo County

During this challenging time of COVID-19, we all need to listen to our heath experts on how to keep our families and communities safe and healthy. To learn more please visit For other COVID-19 updates you can also call 2-1-1.




Online Reporting

To protect public health while ensuring the continuity of operations, the Sheriff’s Office will require online reporting for the following crime types without suspect information effective immediately:

  • Abandoned Vehicles
  • Harassing Phone Calls
  • Lost Property
  • Mail Theft
  • Tampering with a Vehicle
  • Theft
  • Theft from Unlocked Vehicle 
  • Vacation
  • House Watch Requests
  • Vandalism