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Police Department
2100 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
TEL: (510) 981-5900, TDD: (510) 981-5799, FAX: (510) 981-5744


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Welcome to the Police Department site at the City of Berkeley, CA.

Our Mission is to safeguard our diverse community through proactive law enforcement and problem solving, treating all people with dignity and respect.The Berkeley Police Department's Vision is: We will be a team of leaders at every level.We will foster strong relationships with our community, inspiring trust through our service, building on our historic tradition of progressive policing, and dedicated to the safety of all.  As members of this community, we will provide proactive law enforcement and problem solving, holding these as our core values:Integrity: We are ethical, fair, and trustworthy in all we do.Safety: We strive to keep our community and each other safe.Respect: We fulfill our duties with dignity, compassion, and empathyDiversity: We value the strength of a diverse workplace and community.  We endeavor to reflect the community we serve, promoting inclusion and fairness.Professionalism:  We are committed to organizational excellence through progressive training, positive attitude and superior performance.  

BPD is Hiring! - Do you have a strong desire to build positive relationships in a diverse community?  [more...]

View and Sign up for Nixle Messages from Berkeley Police - The Berkeley Police Department (BPD) sends out crime prevention tips and alerts through Nixle, and we encourage community members to sign up. A list of our messages since our May 1 launch can be viewed below: [more...]

Protest Guide - Welcome to Protest 101 [more...]

Berkeley PD's Stop Data Now on City's Open Data Portal - In our desire to be open and accountable to our community, the Berkeley Police Department voluntarily collects and publicly shares demographic stop data.  Collection of data can assist and contribute to the national policing discussion, focus our attention internally on implicit bias and increase trust by making policing in Berkeley more transparent to the community. [more...]

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Police Department, 2100 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Questions or comments? Email: Phone: (510) 981-5900
(510) 981-CITY/2489 or 311 from any landline in Berkeley
TTY: (510) 981-6903