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|Area 2 (green, Beats 8 - 14) is commanded by Captain Darren Allison. Area 2 is the area traditionally known as North Oakland. It is bordered by the City of Emeryville and the City of Berkeley to the west, Contra Costa County to the north, and Area 1, the City of Piedmont and Area 3 to the south and east. Area 2 has a combination of residential neighborhoods and the commercial districts of Rockridge, KONO, Temescal, Montclair, and Piedmont Avenue.|
Area 2 comprises twelve community policing beats. If you would like to find the officer who is assigned to your neighborhood or business location, click on the map to find what area and beat you live in. You can enlarge the map to read street names.
Problem-solving officers have been assigned to work with community members to help solve neighborhood issues. Scroll to the bottom of this page to find your problem-solving officer.
Area 2 Leadership
Area 2 Command Staff
Capt. Darren Allison, Area 2 Commander
|The Operations Commander is responsible for the deployment of Patrol resources to accomplish specific crime reduction objectives.|
|Lt. Erin Mausz, Operations Commander (AM)||Lt. David Elzey, Operations Commander (PM)|
|(510) 238-3956||(510) 238-7191||CBolton@oaklandnet.com|
The Special Resource Commander is responsible for the deployment of the specialized units to accomplish specific crime reduction objectives:
Lt. Chris Bolton, Special Resource Commander
|Officer Anwawn Jones, Robbery||(510) 238-3326||akjones@Oaklandnet.com|
Area 2 Weekly Crime Statistics
ShotSpotter technology helps police fight gun violence, delivering instant, precise and detailed data that alerts them to gunfire and helps them respond more quickly, more safely and more effectively.
For the 2013 ShotSpotter reports, go to the 2013 Crime Statistics page.
Nextdoor - Private Social Network for Neighborhoods
Build a stronger neighborhood. Keep the neighborhood safe. Share recommendations.
Click on the Nextdoor link under Contact Us (page left) to connect to people who live in your neighborhood.
Get Nixle Updates
Receive updates, by text or email, regarding Area 2 crime trends, incidents and events directly from officers serving your neighborhood. Simply text OPD2 to 888777 or visit Nixle.com to register!
Nixle Tweets from Capt. Darren Allison
Nixle Tweets from Lt. Chris Bolton
In the Community
|Gathering for the neighborhood walk, 61st Street & Lowell.|
|Standing with Capt. Anthony Toribio, Officers Gunther Lee and Dana Ly hold commendations received at Rockridge Community Meeting for their stellar work in serial robbery arrests.|
National Night Out, Area 2 - August 6, 2013
|Captain Anthony Toribio enjoying National Night Out parties in Area 2|
Kids and Cops & Ice Cream
|Area 2 officers serve ice cream at Mosswood Park ("Cops & Kids" Ice Cream Wednesdays in July, sponsored by the Oakland Police Foundation and PAL)|
Area 2 Neighborhood Service Coordinators - NCPC Meetings
Area 2 NCPC Meetings
Click this link to find out about Area 2 NCPC Meetings.
Find Your Neighborhood Services Coordinator
If you know what area and neighborhood you live in, you can find your Neighborhood Services Coordinator in the linked table. (If you do not know, use this map of the City to find what area and beat you live in.)
Area 2 Problem-Solving Officers
Problem-solving officers have been assigned to work with community members to help solve neighborhood issues. The Problem-Solving Officer Directory below lists the commanding sergeant and specific problem-solving officer assigned to every community policing beat and corresponding Neighborhood Crime Prevention Councils in Area 2.
|PROBLEM-SOLVING OFFICER DIRECTORY|
As of December 6, 2014
|CP Beat||Officer||NCPC||City Email|
|PSO 2||Sgt. J. Bassett firstname.lastname@example.org|
|10||Donald Lane||10X, 10Yemail@example.com|
|12||Richardson San Andres||12X, 12Yfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|13||Kristine Jurgens||13X, 13Y, 13Zemail@example.com|
|14||Joel Warford||14X, 14Yfirstname.lastname@example.org|