Public Safety

Click the below links for either of the two Public Safety Departments 

Carmel Fire Department             Carmel Police Department

Paul Tomasi
Police Chief

Carmel Police Department
Southeast corner of Junipero and Fourth Avenues
P.O. Box 600
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921
Phone: (831) 624-6403
Fax: (831) 624-4296

The Police Department is responsible for law enforcement and crime prevention within the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea. The mission of the Police Department is to protect and serve, with the primary responsibility of ensuring the rights of citizens and visitors to live in peace and safety.

Gaudenz Panholzer
Fire Chief

Carmel Fire Department
6th Ave between Mission and San Carlos Streets
P.O. Box 6418
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921
Carmel Fire Station Phone: (831) 620-2030
Carmel Fire Station Fax: (831) 620-2034

Monterey Administration Phone:  (831) 646-3900

The Fire Department protects the lives and property of residents, businesses and visitors in Carmel-by-the-Sea through the prevention and suppression of fire, through educating the public on personal and community safety topics, and by responding to emergency medical calls. The Carmel-by-the-Sea Fire Department takes an active role in emphasizing prevention through public safety programs in areas such as hazardous materials, disaster preparedness planning, and fire prevention.

Please call the regular numbers for police or fire for more information on programs and safety.

Carmel Ambulance
6th Ave btw Mission & San Carlos Streets
PO Box 4754
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921
Carmel Fire Station Fax: (831) 620-2034

Ambulance Billing Information Contact:
Wittman Enterprises, LLC