SAFELY LOCATED: Merriel Hartfield

Date Posted: December 3rd, 2021 @ 8:00 PM
Last Updated: December 7th, 2021 @ 3:39 PM
Photo of Safely Located Merriel Hartfield


Thank you to our community and media partners, Merriel Hartfield is no longer a Missing Person. She has been safely located.


For Immediate Release – December 2, 2021


OPD is Assisting Hammond Indiana Police in locating

Missing Person Merriel Hartfield

The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance from our community and media partners in locating Merriel Hartfield, who is reported as a missing person by the Hammond Police Department in Hammond, Indiana.

Hartfield was last seen on November 21, 2021, around Laney Community College in Oakland, CA. She was last seen wearing an olive-green jacket, a blue hooded sweatshirt, and dark-colored pants.

Hartfield is described as a 25-year-old, black female, 5’6”, 120 pounds with a thin build, and dreadlocks with gold beads.

If you have any knowledge or information regarding the whereabouts of Hartfield, please notify the Oakland Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at 510-238-3641.