Missing 12-year-old Safely Located

Date Posted: June 25th, 2020 @ 4:08 PM
Last Updated: October 5th, 2021 @ 11:36 AM
Photo of Kenise Cox Safely Located

Today just before eight this morning, 12-year-old Kenise Cox was identified by an AC Transit Bus Driver boarding a bus at 1100 Seminary Ave. Oakland Police Officers safely located Kenise at the Eastmont Transit Center. OPD would like to thank our community, media partners, and outside law enforcement agencies for their help.

BACKGROUND: Cox was last seen on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at approximately 4:00 PM leaving her residence in the 1700 block of 8th Street.

Cox is a bi-racial female, African American/Caucasian, 12- years- old, 5’3”, 130 pounds, brown hair, hazel eyes. Cox is in good physical and mental condition. She was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, and blue jeans.

Cox may visit areas with coastal views around the Bay Area.

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Cox, is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department, Missing Persons Unit at (510) 238-3641.

For more information, please contact the Media Relations Office at 510-238-7230 or opdmedia@oaklandca.gov

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