Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians

Department of Public Safety



We will provide the leadership, resources and management to ensure law enforcement agencies have the means to partner with our educators, community leaders, and families by providing proven and effective programs to deter youth and adults from drug use, drug related crimes, bullying and violence. We are committed to reinforcing the mutual respect, goodwill and relations between law enforcement and their communities.



To create safer, healthier communities free of drugs, bullying, and violence.

During the fall of 2019 school year, the Soboba Department of Public Safety in cooperation with the Riverside Sheriff’s Department started teaching LEAD curriculum to the 6th grade class at Noli School and the kindergarten students at the Soboba Pre-school. This program involved games, activities, instruction and team activities that are geared to teach the students about stopping violence, bullying and being drug free.






In the fall of 2019, The Soboba Department of Public Safety starting teaching the RAD curriculum to the tribal community. These programs typically held 4 consecutive Wednesdays for a few hours each day, teach basic self-defense and how to protect yourself.

Please contact Lead Officer Gerardo Alvarez for more information or to enroll in future classes @