Field Services Division


Assistant Chief

Christopher Shaefer


Christopher Hamilton

Acting Lieutenant

 Robert Stanfill



The Field Services Division accounts for the largest representation of sworn department personnel, exemplifying the department’s commitment to the preservation of life, protection of property, and enforcement of the rule of law. The Field Services Division are the men and women you see patrolling your neighborhoods providing quality public safety services to the residents and visitors of Indio. IPD Officers strive to accomplish the goal of a safe Indio by using traditional and non-traditional policing methods, and by providing responsive and professional law enforcement services through the utilization of dedicated Indio Police Officers, and valued community partnerships. The division is led by Assistant Chief Christopher Shaefer, Lieutenant Chris Hamilton, and Acting Lieutenant Robert Stanfill. The Field Services Division is comprised of the following units: