Police Officer on a bike, Firefighters battling grass fire, Lifeguard in pool with kids

Public Safety


Emergency/Crime in Progress: Call 911 or (510) 881-1121, 24 hours a day.
Non-Emergency Public Safety Line: (510) 881-1833, 24 hours a day,
or report park rule violations or other incidents by submitting a Park Watch Report incident form online.
Tip-line: (510) 690-6521.
Links: Fire Warning Info | All Alerts & Closures

Enjoy Your Parks Safely

The Park District’s Public Safety division comprises 3 departments – Police, Fire, and Lifeguard. They provide services in law enforcement, fire-fighting and suppression, water safety and education respectively.

Contact Us - Public Safety

By Phone:
Emergency: Call 911 or 510-881-1121 from a cell phone, 24 hours a day
Business/Non-Emergency: 510-881-1833, 24 hours a day
General Park Information: 1-888-EBPARKS or 1-888-327-2757

In Person or by Mail:
Public Safety Headquarters
17930 Lake Chabot Road
Castro Valley, California 94546-1950

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