Code Enforcement

Josh Cottrell, Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement is a division of Police Operations, which is responsible for enforcing the Los Altos Municipal Code. It is the primary objective of Code Enforcement to protect the City from deterioration and potential health hazards.

Code Enforcement Officers investigate citizen complaints pertaining to public nuisances, property maintenance, blight, weeds, graffiti, noise, illegal dumping, signage, zoning, and construction regulations found in the City's Municipal Code Ordinance. 

Online Code Violation Complaint Form

Please note: this form is for non-emergency use only, as submissions will only be reviewed during business hours.

If you have a code violation that represents an emergency, requires an immediate response, or causes a danger to the public, dial 9-1-1 immediately.