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Check out our March Newsletter for the latest updates and highlights, and mark your calendars for the upcoming District 6 Town Hall on April 17th from 6-7:30pm! Click here to read the full newsletter in English. Click here to read in Spanish.

Posted: March 16th, 2024

Opd crime

The Oakland Police Department (OPD) is making progress in reducing most crimes citywide. Despite this trend, incidents of robberies remain elevated including a recent increase in smash-and-grab robberies citywide, specifically targeting individuals inside their vehicles. These types of incidents represent a small percentage of overall robberies.

Posted: March 13th, 2024

OPD News Release

This month, the City of Oakland and the Oakland Police Department (OPD) launched a new auto attendant system for OPD’s non-emergency line, aiming to enhance communication services.

The move comes in response to the escalating demand for streamlined communication, particularly after managing more than 430,000 calls to OPD’s non-emergency number in 2023, nearly 34% of all calls handled by OPD’s communications division.

Posted: February 29th, 2024

Firearm Recovery 2 20 24

The Oakland Police Department (OPD) recovered multiple firearms, including an assault rifle, extended magazines, and ammunition, during an arrest on February 20, 2024.

Posted: February 21st, 2024

OPD News Release

The Oakland Police Department (OPD) is investigating a hate crime. On February 19, 2024, just before 12:30 PM, officers were dispatched to the 500 block of El Embarcadero to investigate a report of vandalism to City of Oakland property.

Posted: February 20th, 2024


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