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Office of Chief of Police
|Chief of Staff|
Sgt. Eric Milina
Phone: (510) 238-3131
Fax: (510) 238-2251
|Executive Assistant to the Chief of Police|
Mrs. Yolanda Morris
Phone: (510) 238-3365
The best way to contact the Chief's Office is via email: email@example.com.
Media Relations Office
The Media Relations Office serves as a liaison to all major media outlets, assisting members of the media gather information to report on news events that impact residents and visitors to the City of Oakland. For more information, go to Media Relations.
The Fiscal Services Division is responsible for providing administrative support for the Oakland Police Department in the following areas: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Contracts, and Grants. The False Alarm Reduction Unit is also a part of Fiscal Services (see Burglar Alarm Services).
Ms. Donneshia Nell Taylor leads the Fiscal Services Section.
Internal Affairs Division
The primary function of the Internal Affairs Division is to accept, process, and investigate complaints alleging misconduct by Departmental personnel. Captain Kirk Coleman leads the Internal Affairs Division.
Office of Inspector General
The Office of Inspector General:
Lieutenant Chris Bolton leads the Office of Inspector General.
Research and Planning
Timothy Birch leads Research and Planning.
Research and Planning provides the Oakland Police Department with input including identification of best practices, policy development, and legislative support. The primary focus is on conducting research and providing short- and long-range planning.
Research and Planning includes the Policy & Publications Development Unit, which coordinates the development of departmental publications and revises current publications as necessary.