The Palm Desert Station covers the western half of the Coachella Valley’s unincorporated areas.
The Sheriff’s Department contracts with the cities of Indian Wells, Palm Desert and Rancho Mirage to provide police services and with the unincorporated cities of:
The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians contracts with the Sheriff’s Department for patrol services.
The City of Indian Wells contracts with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department to maintain peace and order by providing the highest quality police services.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has been providing law enforcement services to the City of Palm Desert since the city was founded in 1973.
Law enforcement protection is provided to the City of Rancho Mirage by contractual agreement with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.
Please contact the police agencies for Cathedral City, Desert Hot Springs, or Palm Springs if you live within those cities’ limits.