Safely Located: Herlinda & Paola Martinez

Date Posted: December 20th, 2022 @ 8:35 AM
Last Updated: December 20th, 2022 @ 8:37 AM
Photo of Herlinda and Paola Martinez who were safely located


Thanks to our community and media partners, Herlinda and Paola Martinez are no longer #Missing Persons.

They have been safely located.


The Oakland Police Department requests assistance from our community and media partners in locating Missing Persons, Herlinda and Paola Martinez, who are at risk due to age.

The sisters were last seen on December 18, 2022, in the 9700 block of Walnut Street, around 10:30 PM.

Herlinda is described as a 14-year-old, Hispanic female, with red and brown hair, and brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a gray jacket, blue jeans, and white Nike shoes. She stands 5’2” and weighs 95 pounds.

Paola is described as a 13-year-old, Hispanic female, with brown hair, and brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants, and black Nike shoes. She stands 4’11” and weighs 100 pounds.

The family reports both girls are in good mental and physical condition.

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

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