Vallejo at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Vallejo Police Department

  • 111 Officers
  • 52 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 1.33 Vallejo
  • 1.6 National average, cities with 100,000 to 249,999 population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the Vallejo Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $11.5M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Vallejo
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$134,285.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2024
VALLEJO, CITY OF SOLANO COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICE ENHANCEMENT PROJECT ON BEHALF OF THE CITIES OF VACAVILLE, FAIRFIELD, AND VALLEJO FOR SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT TO ENHANCE CAPABILITIES OF LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$5,114,754.00 07/01/2020
06/30/2023
VALLEJO, CITY OF CHP Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$132,654.00 10/01/2017
09/30/2021
VALLEJO, CITY OF FY 18 LOCAL JAG PROGRAM Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$135,589.00 10/01/2016
09/30/2020
VALLEJO, CITY OF SOLANO COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICE ENHANCEMENT PROJECT Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military Equipment Transfers

Data last updated April 4, 2022


$294.1K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Vallejo Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is PACKBOT 510 WITH FASTAC REMOTELY CONTROLLED VEHICLE with 2 items valued at $77,000.00 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
5/16/2017 PACKBOT 510 WITH FASTAC REMOTELY CONTROLLED VEHICLE
1385-01-593-6219
2 2 @ $77,000.00 $154,000.00 Q 3
6/18/2013 TRUCK,ARMORED
2320-01-074-7642
1 1 @ $65,070.00 $65,070.00 C 1
1/30/2013 UNMANNED VEHICLE,GROUND
1385-01-574-4707
1 1 @ $10,000.00 $10,000.00 Q 3
12/10/1997 TRUCK,ARMORED
2320-01-074-7642
1 1 @ $65,070.00 $65,070.00 C 1

Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements

Data was last updated January 25, 2022

Settlements

We identified 2 publicly reported settlements that resulted in $6,450,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.

Settlements
Year Description Outcome
2020

In an incident caught on video in 2017, Vallejo Police Officers were shown severely beating Carl Edwards while he was attempting to fix his own fence. In 2020, Vallejo city officials agreed to pay Edwards $750,000 to settle the case.

The Vallejo Police Department is currently under investigation by the California Department of Justice after a string of reported incidents of police violence revealed a pattern of excessive use of force within the Department. Police targeted Edwards despite the fact that he did not fit the description of a suspect they were looking for based on a 911 call.

Compensation
$750,000.00
2020

Vallejo city officials agreed to pay Ronnell Foster’s family $5.7 million in connection with a fatal police shooting.

Ronnell Foster was unarmed when he was shot and killed by Vallejo Police Officer Ryan McMahon. McMahon was later terminated by the Vallejo Police Department but will not face criminal charges.

Compensation
$5,700,000.00