Message From the Chief

On behalf of the Woodland Police Department, I would like to welcome you to our website and thank you for your interest in our department. I hope you find the resources you need, but please do not hesitate to call us if you need further assistance or would like to speak, in-person, to one of the members of our department. 


It is truly my honor and privilege to serve as the Woodland Police Department's (WPD) Chief of Police and represent the members of my department who are dedicated to service and partnering with our community to maintain a safe environment with a high quality of life. We strive to accomplish our mission through our core departmental values: the highest standards of honesty and ethical conduct, through compassionate service, a comprehensive community relations program to enhance visibility and trust and professionalism through teamwork, creativity, transparency and continuous education. 


By working together with our residents, volunteers, business owners, faith-based community, school district partners and other city departments, we have created a safe environment in which to live, work and play. We will remain vigilant and dedicated to protecting and serving you.

Luis Soler
Police Chief