The California Highway Patrol (CHP) Victorville Area is proud to serve the High Desert communities of Apple Valley, Victorville, Hesperia, Phelan, Pinon Hills, Lucerne Valley, Wrightwood, Silver Lakes, Helendale, Ore Grande, Spring Valley Lake, Oak Hills and Adelanto. As part of the CHP’s Inland Division, the Victorville Area encompasses approximately 1,700 square miles and patrols portions of Interstate 15, State Route 138, State Route 2, State Route 173, State Route 18, State Route 247, US 395 and hundreds of miles of unincorporated county roadways within San Bernardino County. We provide the community with a variety of safety programs to include; Start Smart for newly licensed teenage drivers, Age Well Drive Smart for our senior citizens, and assistance with the installation of child safety seats. For additional information on all Traffic Safety Programs the CHP has to offer, click the Programs and Services tab above.
On behalf of the dedicated men and women of the California Highway Patrol serving the Victorville Area, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our Web page. Within this site, you will find helpful information about our Area, its organizational structure, and the services we provide.The Victorville Area has a diverse workforce comprised of 25 sworn officers, 5 Sergeants, a civilian support staff of 5 members and 38 Senior Volunteers. Every member is dedicated and responsible for accomplishing our mission of providing the highest level of Safety, Service, and Security to the communities we serve. Each employee of the CHP is paramount in accomplishing our mission, and strives for excellence and professionalism through our partnerships within our communities, government entities, and allied agencies. We are constantly developing and participating in proactive community-based strategies, as a means to promote safe, vital, and healthy communities. The communities we serve have entrusted us with the education and promotion of traffic safety, enforcement of laws and regulations, and implementation of additional safety programs. To demonstrate our commitment, we voluntarily submitted to an external objective evaluation of departmental operations by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). CALEA accreditation recognizes the CHP on an international level for its high standards, sound policies and procedures. The CHP including our Academy and Communications Centers are proud to be accredited through the CALEA Accreditation Program. Whether you are traveling on one of our many freeways, traversing a two-lane highway, CHP officers are on patrol and providing service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We seek your comments and concerns on matters where we can improve. You can contact us by calling the Victorville Area office at (760) 241-1186.