Los Alamitos Police Department Directory

9-1-1 Emergency

(562) 594-7232                      24-Hour Service Service / Dispatch

(562) 431-2255, ext. 402       Police Business – Mon to Fri 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM

(562) 431-2255, ext. 426       Watch Commander

Administration: (562) 431-2255

Ext. 401  Police Chief Eric R. Nuñez, Email the Chief

Ext. 401  Department Secretary Veronica Wilson, Email Department Secretary

Ext. 410  Support Services Captain Wayne Byerley, Email the Captain

Ext. 420  Operations Captain Captain Maria O’Connell , Email the Captain

Recruiting: (562) 431-2255

Ext. 483  Sergeant Brent Malatesta, Email
Ext. 407  Detective Delana Lopez, Email

Support Services: (562) 431-2255

Ext. 402  Records Bureau / Front Counter

Ext. 403 Records Specialist Gina Tavasci
Ext. 419  Property and Evidence

Ext. 404 Court Liaison Amanda McDowell

Ext. 427 Community Liaison Officer Hannah Martinez

Ext. 445 Emergency Services Coordinator Robert Acosta

Patrol Bureau: (562) 431-2255

Ext. 439  Sergeant Paul Barbieri
Ext. 408  Sergeant Kain Gallaugher
Ext. 483  Sergeant Brent Malatesta
Ext. 409  Sergeant John Krok

Traffic Bureau: (562) 431-2255

Ext. 483  Sergeant Brent Malatesta – S.T.A.R. Team
Ext.         Motor Officer (vacant)

Detective Bureau: (562) 431-2255

Ext. 405  Detective Sergeant Kain Gallaugher, Email
Ext. 406  Detective Mark Gutierrez Email
Ext. 407  Detective Delana Lopez, Email

Police Explorer Advisors:  (562) 431-2255 

Ext. 479  Officer Shaun Krogman
Ext. 421  Officer Augustin Delgado

Ext. 490 Officer Kevin Steinhauser