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When Crime Occurs

Report a crime

If you see a crime in progress, call the police!

Only call 911 from a land line!  From a cell phone call 510-777-3211 which routes directly to OPD dispatch.  To report a crime that has already happened, call the non-emergency number 510-777-3333, or fill in OPD's Online Crime Reporting form.  You'll find the link on their Report a Crime page.

For MEDICAL OR FIRE EMERGENCIES ONLY, you can call the Fire Department directly at 510-444-1616.  They may respond faster than OPD.

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Crime Stoppers of Oakland 
    (510) 777-8572
Firearm Tip Line
    (510) 535-4867
Illegal Drugs
   (510) 238-3784
OPD Sexual Assault Hotline
   (510) 637-0298

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Next NCPC Meeting

The Greater Rockridge NCPC meets on the 2nd Thursday of even numbered months:  February, April, June, August, October, and December. Our next meeting is on Thursday, June 8, 2023 at 7:00 PM, in the upstairs conference room at the Rockridge Library.  Speakers will include Acting Captain Jeff Thomason of OPD, and Councilman Dan Kalb.  You can find the agenda for this meeting here.  Email the NCPC at if you have items you'd like to add to the NCPC agenda. 

There will be a hybrid meeting for those who don't want to attend in person. Here is the Zoom link for all NCPC meetings through December 2023:

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Meeting ID: 827 0920 4888

Passcode: 684165


What Beat do I Live In?

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  • what policing area you're in,
  • what beat you're in,
  • the name and meeting address of the local NCPC,
  • dates and times of the meetings,
  • the name and email of the Neighborhood Services Coordinator (NSC)
  • an address where you can reach your beat's Community Resource Officer (CRO)


Ready for Emergencies?

Are you prepared for emergencies?  Do you know what Oakland and Alameda County provide for both dealing with emergencies and responding to emergencies?  Check out our reference page on Emergency Preparedness and see what your options are.

The monthly crime statistics for beats 12Y and 13X, covering December 2022 and November 2022 (revised 1/7/23), are now available on, under Resources > Crime Stats and Maps > Rockridge Crime Trends 2021-2022.  Here’s a direct link to the page:

Here are direct links to the 2 reports:

Crime Stats November 2022 (revised)

Crime Stats December 2022

The December report shows a relatively low number of crimes:  49 incidents in 12Y and 15 in 13X, totaling 69.  Crimes against the person in 12Y were on the high side (10 incidents); 13X had a more normal 3.  The 10 crimes against the person in 12Y were nearly the highest all year, only November (when revised) was higher.  Auto-related property crimes were the highest number, although as usual 12Y had more than 13X.  Regular property crimes came next (thefts and burglaries).  There was very little vandalism reported in either beat for December.  12Y had one reported set of incidents with multiple charges in December.

November’s revised totals went from 69 (12Y – 53; 13X – 16) to 91 (12Y – 72; 13X – 19).  As I said above, 12Y’s 13 crimes against the person in November were the highest in that category all year.  The largest numbers of crimes in both beats, as usual, were in auto-related property crimes, followed by regular property crimes.  Also as usual, there was much more crime in 12Y than in 13X.  The November revision also had a new set of crimes with multiple charges in 12Y.

I would normally update the graph on the main stats page above to show December, but since December numbers are clearly lower than we expect, I’ll wait to update the 2022 graph until we get the revised numbers in February.

Upcoming 2022-2023 Meetings

We expect meetings to be virtual, using Zoom, until further notice, depending on the course of the pandemic.

Date Location

August 10, 2023

See the top of this page for the Zoom link for all meetings through December 2023

October 12, 2023

See the top of this page for the Zoom link for all meetings through December 2023

December 14, 2023

See the top of this page for the Zoom link for all meetings through December 2023

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