Our Leadership

Department Head Photo

Anne E. Kirkpatrick
Oakland Chief of Police

As the leader of the Oakland Police Department, Chief Anne E. Kirkpatrick manages and oversees the planning, development and implementation of all law enforcement and crime prevention programs for the City. She provides leadership, vision and direction to the Department and its command staff and promotes collaboration, communication and coordination with other City agencies and community organizations.

Contact Us


Police Administration Building 
455 7th Street
Oakland, CA  94607

Phone Numbers

In an emergency call 911

General Phone: (510) 238-3455
Non-emergency: (510) 777-3333
Media Inquiries: (510) 238-7230

Anonymous Tips
Crime Stoppers: (510) 777-8572
Homicide: (510) 238-7950
Illegal Drugs: (510) 238-3784
Fire Arms: (510) 535-4867
Sexual Assault: (510) 637-0298

Social Media

Nextdoor Link (neighborhood-focused social media)

OPD Nixle Link (click on Nixle to receive updates, by text or email, regarding OPD crime trends, incidents and events directly from officers serving your neighborhood).

OPD Twitter Link

OPD Facebook link

OPD Instagram Link