About Atherton Police

  1. The Atherton Police Department provides a full range of police services to a population of more than 7,100 residents. The men and women of the Atherton Police Department serve with unmistakable pride and integrity, which has garnered the organization tremendous community support. Subscribing to a philosophy of community policing, they provide a unique and personalized brand of customer service seldom seen in other police agencies. Through strong police / community partnerships, the Town of Atherton enjoys an extremely low crime rate, which contributes to a very desirable quality of life for our residents.
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  1. Leaf Blower

    Proposed Leaf Blower and Garden Equipment Use Changes

    The Town is considering restrictions on the use of small gas-powered garden equipment, such as leaf-blowers, outdoor vacuums, power lawn mowers, power washers, trimmers, rototillers, and other small equipment used in general maintenance of property. Read on...
  1. Goals Report

    Year End Goals Report for 2021

    Each year the City Council meets to discuss Short- and Long-Term Goals for the Town. Beginning this December, the City Manager has produced a summary of the prior year's goals and achievements. Read on...