- Press Releases
The Murrieta Police Department communicates regularly with members of the media in an effort to provide information to the public. Media questions not answered on our Press Releases can be directed to a Public Information Officer.
During non-business hours, media questions can be directed to the on duty Watch Commander. The Watch Commander can be contacted through our 24 hour Dispatch center at (951) 696-3615.
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You will find our press release listing under the "News Flash" section and titled "Police Press Releases".
Murrieta Police Department Holding DUI Checkpoint
Murrieta Police Department Awarded $115,000 Grant to Deter Unsafe Behaviors, Increase Safety on Road
Everyone is a Pedestrian: October is National Pedestrian Safety Month
Murrieta PD Receives NIBRS Certification
Prostitution and Anti-Human Trafficking Operation
Arrest for Lewd Acts on a Child
Assault with a Deadly Weapon
Commercial Burglary Arrests