Center for Children 2902 Montrose Ave, La Crescenta, CA91214 The Center for Children is part of the La Crescenta Presbyterian Church and is located along Montrose Avenue near…More downtown La Crescenta. It offers preschool and childcare for kids ages 6 weeks through 6th grade. The facility is two levels, with several different classrooms surrounding a courtyard, where children can safely enjoy slides, swings, toys and more in the warm sunshine. The school is Christian-based, though all are welcome with open arms.
The Crescenta Valley Station is part of the larger Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. This station provides law…More enforcement for La Canada Flintridge, La Crescenta, Montrose, Lake View Terrace and parts of the Angeles National Forest. Captain David Silversparre oversees this station.
Detective services, police reports and traffic complaints and questions are handled here.
Crescenta Valley Station has a large volunteer program, where citizens of the community can take part in "non-hazardous duties," such as assisting officers on patrol, school watch, arson watch, detective support, neighborhood watch, business watch, radar trailers, front desk staffing, clergy council and "caring arms" (transporting children to the station until a relative or agency can take custody of them.)
Crescenta Valley Station is also home to one of the largest Explorer Programs in the country. The Explorer Program trains youth considering a career in law enforcement. Deputy Explorers are able to ride along with Deputies on patrol and are trained to assist officers with "non-hazardous" duties such as crime reports, crowd control, finger printing and office phones.