Violent Crimes Unit

The Violent Crimes Unit is staffed by one sergeant and two officers. This section is responsible for the follow up investigations of the following crimes and/or incidents:

  • Homicides
  • Other unnatural deaths
  • Officer involved shootings 
  • Kidnappings 
  • Rapes and other felony sexual assault crimes 
  • Robberies 
  • Felony assaults, including domestic violence 
  • Missing persons 
  • Hate crimes 
  • Felony weapons violations 
  • Felony fugitives 
  • Extortion 
  • Bribery

The Violent Crimes Unit can be reached at (510) 337-8350.

Sgt. Alan Kuboyama is in charge of the unit and can be reached at (510) 337-8538 or email: