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It is with deep appreciation that I send you this letter to commend the life saving efforts of Salinas PD Sgt. Cupak and Officers Alford and Alvarado...Your officers acted heroically and without delay, helping rescue people, man fire hoses, scale ladders and provide first aid. Please convey my utmost gratitude to these...

~ Manny Solano, Chief of Police, Watsonville, CA

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Welcome to the Salinas Police web site, brought to you by the men and women of the Salinas Police Department.

I believe that while law enforcement is the responsibility of Salinas Police Officers, public safety is everyone’s responsibility.  It is clear that a...

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Question of the Day

My neighbors keep a rooster in their backyard. Is this legal?
 
No. The Salinas Municipal Code  prohibits any fowl or livestock to be kept as pets. This includes pigs, goats, sheep, chickens, ducks, etc. Roosters are especially bothersome because of the noise they create and the fact they are sometimes used for cockfights and gambling.
 
How many pets am I allowed to have at my house?
 
Salinas City residents are allowed to have four pets per household. This includes any combination, such...

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