Police Area 3 (Fruitvale, Central Oakland)

Area 3 (Beats 15 - 22) is centrally located within the City of Oakland. It is bordered by Area 1, Area 2, Lake Merritt, and the City of Piedmont on the west, Redwood Regional Park on the north, Area 4 to the west, and the estuary to the south. Area 3 is a diverse community with several thriving business districts: Lakeshore, Eastlake, Park, Dimond, Laurel, and Fruitvale.

Area 3 Weekly Crime Reports
Click here to access Police Area 3 Weekly Crime Reports. This reports with penal codes reflect one crime (most severe) per incident.
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Date Posted: August 31st, 2018 @ 3:44 PM
Last Updated: January 20th, 2021 @ 7:59 PM

Oakland's Dimond Park in Police Area 3

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Community Resource Officer Emails:

16X, 16Ycommunitypolicingbeat16@oaklandca.gov
18X, 18Ycommunitypolicingbeat18@oaklandca.gov
21X, 21Ycommunitypolicingbeat20@oaklandca.gov
22X, 22Ycommunitypolicingbeat20@oaklandca.gov