The City's fiscal year 2019-2021 budget process is under way.


Merchant Watch helps local businesses:

Get to know each other and their residential neighbors.
Receive training on how to recognize and report suspicious activity in their business district.
Implement crime prevention techniques.
Receive free security inspections upon request.

Who can participate?

Any business in the City of Oakland, small or large
Non-commercial residences within a business corridor
People interested in starting a business

Helpful Forms and Toolkits

Contact Us


Phone Numbers

Email Address

Marlon Guzman at​