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About West Valley

West Valley Community Police Station
19020 Vanowen Street
Reseda, CA 91335
818-374-7611 Voice
818-705-1566 TDD/TTY

With the addition of the new Topanga Area Patrol Division, West Valley Area now patrols 33.5 square miles with a population of 196,840 people.  That’s down from the 52 square miles West Valley patrolled prior to the opening of the Topanga Area.  Our boundaries are now Corbin Avenue to the west, Roscoe Boulevard to the north, 405 Freeway to the east, and Mulholland Drive to the south.  West Valley Area now has a total of 232 sworn personnel and 30 civilian personnel.  Keep in mind that the total numbers fluctuate from deployment period to deployment period.  Note: a deployment period is 4 weeks.  With the reduction in size West Valley Area now has 6 Basic Cars that patrol the communities of Encino, Reseda, Lake Balboa, Sherman Oaks (part), Northridge (part), and Tarzana.