Chief Fidel Landeros
Hughson Police Services
Fidel was born and raised in California’s central valley. He enlisted in the Army National Guard with an Infantry MOS and was honorably discharged after completing his commitment. He attended Modesto Junior College and in 2000 graduated from the Ray Simon Criminal Justice Center. The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department hired Fidel as a Deputy Sheriff-Coroner in October 2000. He was promoted to the rank of Sergeant in February 2014 and the position of Lieutenant in February 2020. His assignment before Chief of Police of Hughson was the Administrative Lieutenant, managing Internal Affairs and Safety. While employed with the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department, Fidel held different assignments which include:
»Patrol Operations »Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT)
»Patterson Contract City »Stanislaus Drug Enforcement Agency
»Community Deputy for Empire »Taser Instructor
»Community Deputy for Westley/Grayson »Academy Chemical Agent Instructor
»Highway Interdiction Team »Court Services Sergeant
»Field Training Officer »Internal Affairs Sergeant
Fidel has a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from California Coast University. On his off time, Fidel enjoys his time with his kids. He has coached youth soccer for several years. Fidel is an avid bass fisherman and enjoys fishing the Mother Lode Lakes and the California Delta.
“I hold my position as Chief with high regard and take pride in upholding the professional standards of the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department within the Hughson community. I look forward to continuing the partnerships my predecessors have established and the new ones we will develop within the community. With these partnerships and our continued efforts, we will continue to provide professional and fair law enforcement services to the City of Hughson.”
We, the members of the Hughson Police Services, are committed to being responsive to our community in the delivery of quality services. We recognize our responsibility to maintain order, while affording dignity and respect to every individual. Our objective is to improve the quality of life through a community partnership which promotes safe, secure neighborhoods.
Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department
Located: 7018 Pine Street
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
Closed for lunch between 12:00-1:00pm
Office Number: (209) 883-4052
For Non-Emergency Dispatch calls dial:
FOR EMERGENCIES DIAL 9-1-1
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The California VINE system is a service through which victims of crime can use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and e-mail notification when the offender’s custody status changes. The VINE toll-free number for the California VINE system is (877) 411-5588. This service is brought to you by the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office and is provided to assist Victims of Crime who have a right to know about their offender’s custody status.