Working for IPD

The City of Indio Police Department  is a progressive, well-managed, community based department providing policing services to a community of more than 85,000 residents. The department has 76 sworn officers. 

Here are some key facts that highlight the amazing City of Indio: 

  • Largest and fastest growing city in the Coachella Valley.
  • 1.4M visitors per year.
  • Home of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, and Stagecoach California’s Country Music Festival.
  • #1 city in the US for live music by Matador Network.
  • Top 20 Best Cities for Young Families in California by
  • Top 100 Best Communities for Young People by America’s Promise Alliance.
  • Top 500 Fastest Growing Economies in the US by
  • Ranked as top emerging travel destination by hotel and travel company Trivago in 2017.
  • Over 4,000 new housing units being planned or under construction.
  • I-10 freeway traffic count per year is 54 million.
  • Indio Police Department chosen as 1 of 15 law enforcement agencies in the nation as a model for the President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing.


Please enjoy the following videos that illustrate our city: