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Bureau of Services
The Bureau of Services is led by Deputy Director Gil Garcia.
The Bureau is made up of three divisions:
Fiscal Services Division
The Fiscal Services Division is led by Ms. Felicia Silva. This Division is responsible for providing administrative support for the Oakland Police Department in the following areas: Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Audits, Budget, Contracting and Purchasing, Financial Reporting, Grants, and Performance Measures.
Three units are managed under the Fiscal Services Division:
- False Alarm Unit
- Fleet/Warrant Unit
- Project Resource Management Unit
The primary mission of the Project Resource Management Unit is to help ensure that the Oakland Police Department is a leader in the field of technology. It continues to re-engineer business processes through technology to make the Department a more efficient and effective organization.
The False Alarm Reduction Unit is also a part of the Fiscal Services Division. If you'd like to know about what you need to do to obtain and maintain a valid permit, see Burglar Alarm Services.
The Personnel Division is managed by Ms. Cee Belue. Personnel is responsible for daily processing of all personnel-related matters. It maintains individual personnel files for everyone who works for OPD.
The Personnel Divison recruits qualified people who are capable of providing outstanding police services to the citizens of Oakland. It maintains a constant flow of information to the public concerning employment opportunities within the Police Department. It coordinates the extensive selection processes for Police Officer Trainee and lateral Police Officer. And it conducts extensive background investigations on perspective personnel.
The Personnel Division is divided into three units:
- Medical Unit
- Personnel Administrative Services Unit
- Recruiting and Backgrounds Unit
Are you interested in joining the Oakland Police Department?
Ms. Kiona Suttle manages the Records Division. Records processes and maintains the Department’s records concerning all reported incidents, including crimes, arrests, towed vehicles, restraining orders, warrants, and teletypes. It provides access to information as allowed by statute to the law enforcement community and the general public.
The Records Kiosk in the Police Administration Building (PAB) lobby at 455 7th Street is open to the public from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm Monday through Friday and from 8:00 am until noon on Saturday and Sunday.