The NBPD Animal Control Unit provides the following services to the Newport Beach community:

  • Patrol the beaches, parks, and neighborhoods to enforce local, state, and federal laws.
  • Respond to citizen complaints and inquiries.
  • Transport injured animals to care facilities.
  • Pick up stray and abandoned animals.
  • Return stray animals to their owners when possible.
  • Investigate and report any animal bites.
  • Investigate and prepare cases for court.
  • Conduct permit inspections for private and commercial animal establishments.
  • Provide city-sponsored aid and mutual aid to other agencies.
  • Aid police officers when an animal is involved.
  • Provide wildlife management advice and coyote information to the public.

  NBPD Animal Control Services