The proactive approach of immediate removal will help minimize incidents of graffiti. If you witness acts of vandalism or defacement of public or private property, call the Orange County Sheriff’s Department (OCSD) 24-hour hotline at (949) 770-6011.
If you see graffiti on public property, call Public Works at (949) 362-4337 or notify us via email using the City’s 24-7 online access "eTrakit." You may also report graffiti using the City of Laguna Niguel Mobile App. If you see graffiti on private property, including a business, please call Code Enforcement at (949) 362-4300.
For private property owners who discover that their property has been vandalized, please remove the graffiti as soon as possible. The Municipal Code requires that property owner remove graffiti from their property within three days. (LNMC Sec. 11-8-56 (b)).
If a property owner believes the vandalism should be reported to law enforcement, please do so immediately. Once the OCSD reporting process has been completed, the graffiti should be completely removed.