Chief's Message

A Message from the Chief of Police 

On behalf of the dedicated law enforcement officers and personnel of the Apple Valley District Police Department, I would like to welcome you to our website.  All members of the police department are committed to providing the highest quality in public safety and policing services, and ensuring a safe and secure learning environment for the entire Apple Valley Unified School District community. 

Our website provides information about the Apple Valley District Police Department, including our Mission Statement, as well as, our Core Values, upon which we base our policing philosophy.  The Apple Valley District Police Department strongly endorses the concepts of community policing, and strives to develop collaborative partnerships throughout each campus and the community.  We believe in the richness of diversity and the importance of human dignity.  We embrace the values of honesty, integrity, respect, loyalty, fairness and trust. 

Our website is designed to provide you with insight about the Apple Valley District Police Department.  You will find information about school campus safety, crime prevention and awareness programs and services provided by Department personnel.  We have a very active Explorer and Cadet Officer program.  We encourage any student interested in participating in this program, to inquire further, under the Explorer Post 95 Program link.  Additional information can be found on other important topics.  If you cannot find the content or answers you are seeking, please reach out to us. 

We look forward to working with the entire Apple Valley Unified School District community, to provide the best possible learning environment, in which our staff and faculty can prepare our students for academic, career and personal success, now and in the future.  We are here, at your service, "Protecting our Future."


Cesar Molina, Chief of Police