Responding to Crime
If you see a crime in progress, call the police immediately!
Only call 9-1-1 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 occurred, call the non-emergency number 510-777-3333, or fill out OPD's Online Crime Reporting form.
About the MSIC: The Montclair Safety and Improvement Council (MSIC) is a volunteer community advisory group to the City of Oakland, CA, whose purpose is to improve the quality of life in the greater Montclair area by promoting a variety of safety and lifestyle enhancements.
The MSIC is a Neighborhood Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) that encompasses the geographical boundaries of Oakland Police Department Beat 13Z. This includes the Oakland Hills area bordering:
- North: Moraga Ave/Thornhill Dr. to the Contra Costa County Line
- East: Contra Costa County Line
- South: Park Blvd./Mountain Blvd./Ascot Dr./Castle Dr. to the Contra Costa County Line.
- West: City of Piedmont border (between Moraga Ave. & Park Blvd.)
Empowering organized neighborhoods in the greater Montclair area to address safety and other issues of importance to them is our primary goal. Both Montclair Organized Neighborhoods (MONs) and the MSIC concentrate on the Areas of Focus identified by our residents.
We encourage you to join us in our efforts to make the greater Montclair area a better place to live, work, shop, and enjoy.
To donate to the MSIC to provide support for our community activities, please visit our support page.
Montclair Safety & Improvement Council (MSIC)
P.O. Box 13122
Oakland, CA 94611
Reproduction or use of contents in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission from the MSIC.
Updated May 6, 2013