It’s a good idea to program some or all of these numbers into your phone.
If you have a police emergency, phone the Oakland Police Department emergency number: 510.777.3211. This number reaches local police faster than dialing 911.
Oakland Police non-emergency number: 510.777.3333
Oakland Police are stretched thin. The Oakland Ambassadors have a security patrol in the area who are available every day until 9 p.m. The security Ambassadors should be called first for non-emergency issues.
Ambassadors team lead’s phone number: 510.898.8592
Uptown Ambassadors general number: 510.452.4529
Downtown Ambassadors general number: 510.238.1122