VALLEJO - On August 21, 2020, the Vallejo Police Department Traffic Division conducted an abandoned vehicle abatement operation. The target of the operation was to address the over 900 current complaints of abandoned vehicles on public streets throughout the city.
The operation consisted of sworn and civilian personnel and covered all eight police beats. The results were 273 complaints checked, 177 vehicles gone on arrival, 42 vehicles towed, 35 tagged for tow, 19 unfounded, and 1 cited.
Abandoned vehicles contribute to blight and are the subject of concern for many of our community members. The Vallejo Police Department Traffic Division conducts daily checks of abandoned vehicles throughout the city and periodically conducts large scale abatement operations.
For all media inquiries, please contact Public Information Officer, Brittany K. Jackson by email at VallejoPolicePIO@cityofvallejo.net or by phone at (707) 651-7147.