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Police Contact Numbers

Emergency Calls: 911 or (510) 525-7573

Note:  Dialing 911 from a cell phone you might be routed to CHP (depending on cell tower in the area) who will transfer you to Albany PD Dispatch.  You can call the (510) 525-7573 number to avoid being rerouted by CHP and go directly to Albany Dispatch.  

  • Medical Emergencies
  • Fires of any type
  • Injury automobile accidents
  • Reporting of shots fired – seen or heard
  • Physical altercations
  • Prowlers
  • Robberies
  • Burglaries
  • Auto thefts in progress
  • Assaults
  • Suspicious activity
  • Suspicious vehicles
  • Unusual noises
  • Residential and business alarms
  • Vehicle alarms
  • Unusual incidents
  • Aggressive and/or unlicensed solicitors
  • Any other life threatening/endangering activity

Calls for Service/Dispatch: (510) 525-7573

Police and District Business: (510) 526-4141

Due to Covid-19 do not call this number if you need an officer for any type of service call.  Please dial dispatch at  (510) 525-7573.  This will ensure you recieve prompt service.  

  • District Business Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 am to 2:00 pm                                                                                                       
  • After-hour messages may be left for individual officer and/or staff member via automated voicemail or submitted via our Contact Form.

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