The San Carlos Police Department is a law enforcement agency that preserves peace and order, as well as detects and prevents crime. It undertakes various criminal cases and works with other state, local and federal agencies for ensuring the safety of the public. The San Carlos Police Department supports the Explorer Program, which is a worksite-based program for young men and women in the age group of 14 to 20. The department maintains administration and support services, communications, investigations, patrol and traffic divisions. The San Carlos Police Department is located in San Carlos, Calif.