Arrests, Citations At Stagecoach 2024…Much Higher Than 2023 Festival Numbers

Here are the Police Stats from Stagecoach Weekend in Indio, Friday April 26th  through Sunday April 28th 2024

Camping guests began filling the Empire Polo Grounds on Thursday, April 25th 2024 at 9:00 A.M.

With the assistance of our neighboring cities and local law enforcement partners, traffic congestion was kept to a minimum.

124 total arrests – up 26% from 98 arrests at  the 2023 Stagecoach Festival
83 traffic-related citations – up 27% from 65 citations at the 2023 Stagecoach Festival

Total Arrests:  124

Drug/Alcohol/Intoxication:  63
False Identification:  49
Possession of Drugs for Sales: 6


Total Citations Issued: 83

Citations for the Unlawful Use of a Disabled Person Placard: 83
Parking in a Handicap Parking Stall: 0



INDIO, CALIFORNIA – APRIL 26: A general view of the atmosphere is seen during the 2019 Stagecoach Festival at Empire Polo Field on April 26, 2019 in Indio, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Stagecoach) used locally April 29th 2022

Photo via Alpha Media Portland OR