Fontana School Police Department
Degrees and Certifications:
Police Chief - Lee James Powell, Jr.
The Fontana School Police Department (FSPD) is a specialized School Police Department, utilizing Patrol, School Resource Officers, K-9 Detection Dogs, Bicycle Patrol, and Multi-Agency training in our efforts to keep the students, staff, and property of the Fontana Unified School District (FUSD) safe and secure.
FSPD is comprised of Sworn Police Officers, Non-Sworn personnel consisting of Safety & Security Coordinator, District Safety Officer Leads, District Safety Officers (DSO), Dispatchers/Records personnel, Evidence Technician, Live Scan Clerk and Civilian Support Staff dedicated to serving the FUSD.
Unique to the FSPD team is the variety of assignments and services it delivers to its customers: the students and faculty at the schools, the employees of FUSD, and the communities in which the students live. Our Police Officers are assigned to the communities within the school district and patrol the surrounding areas. Our DSO’s are also assigned to support school safety, parking, and facility protection. FSPD also shares jurisdiction and interacts with 3 different municipal and county law enforcement agencies, as well as state and federal law enforcement and emergency services agencies.
Our team is a progressive and forward-thinking organization that recognizes the important role of keeping children and students safe. FSPD personnel concentrate their policing efforts on improving campus safety and creating safe school passages for students, staff, and the school community. The goal of the FSPD team is to address the quality-of-life issues that impact student safety and the ability of the students and staff to enjoy a safe learning environment free from the fear of crime. Our team is also committed to ensuring a safe school community as we partner with local municipal law enforcement agencies, residential and business communities, faith-based organizations, and various non-profit community-service organizations.
Operations Commander (909)357-5000, ext. 29063
Steven J. Griffin, Interim Police Chief
Patrol (909) 357-5000, ext. 29066
Dennis Barnett, Jr., School Police Sergeant
Administration (909) 357-5000, ext. 29067
Vacant, School Police Sergeant
Safety (909) 357-5000, ext. 29070
Kris Stevens, District Safety Coordinator
Live Scan / Evidence (909) 357-5000, ext. 29570
Dispatch is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including holidays.
(909) 357-5000, ext. 29060
- Organizational Chart
- Citizen's Complaint Procedure and Form
- Policy & Procedures
- Active Shooter Preparedness
- FLIP Intervention Program
- Live Scan Fingerprint Rate Schedule
- Mission Statement
- Employment Opportunities and Recruitment
- Press Releases
- Megan's Law Website
Fontana School Police Department (909) 357-5000, ext. 29064
Lee James Powell, Jr., Police Chief
Steven J. Griffin, Lieutenant
Julie Lewis, Office Manager