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Crime Reports
Use the links below to find out more information about recent crimes and arrests as well as special meetings/events hosted  by the El Cerrito Police Department.

Police Blotter / Nixle
Starting in 2012, the El Cerrito Police Department is now working with Nixle to provide the public with an internet-based information system that assists Police Departments in getting important messages out to the public in real-time.  To sign-up with Nixle to receive this information directly to your email or cell phone, complete the online form at the bottom of this page.

The Police Blotter is updated approximately twice per week. The blotter also includes informational releases about real-time public safety emergencies, crime watch, safety tips as well as events sponsored by ECPD.

Crime Map on CrimeReports.com

CrimeReports.com is a website where you can view crime information for our community. The El Cerrito Police Department contracts with CrimeReports.com to provide this information to the public for free. Visit www.crimereports.com and enter "El Cerrito, CA"  or 94530 in the search box. There is a time delay for investigation and processing before information is posted to www.crimereports.com by the El Cerrito Police Department.

Solve a Crime
Visit the Solve a Crime page to read about older unsolved cases. You can help the El Cerrito Police Department solve a crime by providing information. Please, let us know what you know.

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El Cerrito Police Blotter