You must report a crime in person or on the phone if:

  • You know who committed this crime or evidence exists (e.g., video or digital film).
  • The incident was a Hate Crime.
  • Damage/value is over $5,000.
  • The lost/stolen property is a firearm.

Police Administration Building (PAB)
455 7th Street
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 238-3455

Speak to the officer at the PAB lobby front desk to:

  • Get general information
  • Report a stolen vehicle
  • Report a stolen bicycle
  • Make a Citizen Crime Report
  • Or find out where to go

Felony or domestic violence reports should be made by calling 510-238-3333. Please be patient! Sometimes the wait is long, but eventually you will get the help you need. The Front Desk is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

The Eastmont Substation (at the Eastmont Town Center)
2651 73rd Avenue
Oakland, CA 94601
(510) 777-8500

Speak to the officer at the front desk to:

  • Get general information.
  • Get Traffic Accident Reports (Tuesday - Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.)
  • Pay ABAT alcohol / tobacco license fees
  • Make a Citizen Crime Report
  • Tow Hearings (by appointment only)
  • Pay for special events permits

Eastmont Front Desk hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 7 days a week