Report Police Misconduct
Members of the public can file complaints related to police behavior two ways: directly with the Oakland Police Department (OPD) or with the independent Citizens' Police Review Agency
Members of the public can visit the Citizens' Police Review Agency (CPRA) here to file a complaint, or...
File a Complaint about police misconduct directly with OPD:
Any member of the public can also use the OPD Internal Affairs 24-hour Complaint Hotline at (866) 214-8834 to file your complaint - leave a detailed message describing the complaint.
Anyone can also file a complaint in person by visiting the OPD Internal Affairs Division at 250 Frank Ogawa Plaza Oakland, CA 94612 Ste 6302 (near City Hall) and file the complaint with an officer. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Anyone can also call the Internal Affairs Division and make arrangements for an investigator from the Division to meet you at one of the following locations:
- Fruitvale Substation
3002 E 9th Street, Suite A2
Oakland, CA 94601
Telephone: (510) 535-5680
- Eastmont Substation
2651 - 73rd Avenue
Oakland, CA 94605
Telephone: (510) 777-8500