The West Sacramento Police Department Ride Along Program is intended to enhance public awareness and acquaint citizens with the duties and responsibilities of uniformed Police Officers. A Ride Along Application must be thoroughly completed and returned to the West Sacramento Police Department in person or by mail. A letter of response will be mailed back to the applicant. An application can be picked up at the WSPD Lobby during normal business hours or can be downloaded by clicking here.
Ride Along passengers shall be 18 years of age or over, or a juvenile, 15 years or older, if a parent/guardian is willing to sign the Hold Harmless Agreement. Ride Along passengers shall have no felony background or other security concerns. Ride Along passengers shall have average physical ability and no known serious impairment.
Any approved passenger who fails to show for a scheduled ride along will not be considered for another ride along.