Parking Enforcement

Parking Enforcement Technicians are an integral part of the Alameda Police Department’s Traffic Section. The technicians perform a number of functions, most notably, the enforcement of parking violations throughout the City of Alameda. Many of the parking issues and concerns are raised by residents, merchants, and business districts visitors.

The Alameda Police Department currently has 4 parking technicians who work Monday through Saturday, 4:00am to 6:00pm. The parking technicians actively patrol the streets of Alameda enforcing all parking regulations outlined in the California Vehicle Code and Alameda Municipal Code.

All parking citations issued within the city limits can be paid in person at the Alameda Police Department Monday through Thursday, 10:00am to 4:00pm, by mailing a check to the City of Alameda, Parking Enforcement Center, 1555 Oak Street, Alameda, CA 94501.

Additional information regarding parking citations can be found by going to or by calling the Parking Enforcement Center at (510) 337-8411 Monday through Thursday, 10:00am to 4:00pm.