The Thermal Station serves the eastern half of the Coachella Valley. In addition to contract police services for the cities of Coachella, and La Quinta and the Southern Coachella Valley Community Services District.
The station also provides law enforcement for these other unincorporated areas:
Augustine Tribal Nation
Cabazon Tribal Nation
Coachella (Contract City)
Del Webb Sun City
Joshua Tree National Park
La Quinta (Contract City)
North Shore Desert Beach
Torres Martinez Tribal Nation
Twenty-Nine Palms Tribal Nation
Police Services Provided by the Riverside Sheriff’s Department
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has been providing law enforcement services to the City of Coachella since 1998.
City of La Quinta
The City of La Quinta contracts for police and fire services through the County of Riverside.
Southern Coachella Valley Community Services District
The SoCoVal CSD is a special district that exists under California Law (Governmental Code Section 61,000 et seq) and provides certain governmental services for the communities of Thermal, Oasis, Mecca and Vista Santa Rosa.