Anne E. Kirkpatrick
Chief of Police
Our Upcoming Events
Officers Tai Peña-Hornung and Mario Martinez stand with retired Sergeant Carmen Johnson outside the OPD Backgrounds & Recruiting Office. In 1985, Sgt. Johnson became the first female motorcycle officer in Oakland; 15 years later, Ofc. Peña-Hornung became the fourth woman to join the motorcycle unit.
We Are Hiring!
Jr. Giants Baseball - click here or on mini flyers to learn more
End of Year Crime Report Now Available - The report compares 2015 to 2016 as well as 2016 vs. a five-year average.
Ways to Reach the Right Person
Find Your Area Commander & Your Community Resource Officer
Find Your Police Area (click map)
(When you enter the address, be sure to include "Oakland")
If you know any address, you can find out what Police Area it is in.
Every Area Has Specific Helpful Information
Click on an Area link (below) to go to the webpage for that Area. You will see who the commander and his/her team is, find out crime stats, and have access to useful contact information there.
- The Community Resource Officer Directory lists officers who are assigned to local neighborhoods. Community resource officers work with community members to help solve neighborhood issues.
- Neighborhood Services works with neighborhood groups across the City. You can find out when the group in your neighborhood meets and contact information here.
- The OPD Telephone Directory has useful contact information, too.
Call Us Anonymously
Call Emergency if a crime is in progress or you are in danger - 777-3211 (landline: 911)
Make an ANONYMOUS tip:
File a Complaint or Report Misconduct - Go to Quality of Service for guides and forms (in English, Chinese, Spanish, and Vietnamese).
If You See Crime, Report Crime