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Oceanside Police Chief Survey Results

After 36 years in law enforcement, Oceanside Police Chief McCoy announced that he plans to retire. McCoy has served as Oceanside’s Police Chief since 2006 and is the longest serving Police Chief in the history of the department.

The City of Oceanside developed a community survey in order to gather input on his replacement. The survey was released on September 10, 2020, was available in English and Spanish, and hard copies were made available. The community survey closed on October 5, 2020. 

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A report summarizing the survey responses was released on October 30, 2020.  In supporting a fully transparent reporting of the survey results, the conclusions are followed by a report of the results of each question, and individual comments are provided in the appendices.

Executive Summary Report - Police Chief Survey 2020