Police Department

Free adoptions through August 4, 2018!

The Hayward Animal Shelter is overflowing with adoptable pets and we're looking for loving homes...
July 31, 2018
Fireworks
Advisories, Airport, Fire Department, Police Department

All fireworks are prohibited in the City of Hayward

ALL FIREWORKS ARE PROHIBITED (including all “Safe & Sane” varieties) within Hayward and the...
June 14, 2018
Fire Department, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward City Hall to be closed 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, for emergency simulation, response training

HAYWARD, Calif., Oct. 26, 2017 —Hayward City Hall will be closed from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday,...
October 26, 2017
News Release, Police Department

Mark Koller to be sworn-in Monday, Aug. 21, as Hayward’s 14th Chief of Police

Hayward, Calif. , Aug. 17, 2017—Mark Koller will be sworn in as Hayward’s 14th Chief of Police in a...
August 17, 2017
News Release, Police Department

Mark Koller Appointed City of Hayward’s 14th Chief of Police

Hayward, Calif ., July 17, 2017—City Manager Kelly McAdoo announced today the appointment of Mark...
July 17, 2017
Airport, Fire Department, Library, Police Department, Public Safety

All fireworks are illegal to sell or use in Hayward, officials remind residents as July 4th approaches

Hayward, Calif. , June 26, 2017—Hayward officials are reminding residents that the sale or use of...
June 26, 2017
Community, Fire Department, Police Department, Public Safety

The dangers of fireworks

With the 4th of July rapidly approaching the City of Hayward officials are busy reminding residents...
June 23, 2017
News Release, Police Department

Youth Academy - Better Choices, Brighter Futures

The Hayward Police Department’s Community Youth Academy is a week long program offered annually...
May 15, 2017
Police Department

Hayward Police Department Earns Re-accreditation with Excellence

The Hayward Police Department is excited to announce that it has earned reaccreditation with “...
March 31, 2017
Betty Deforest wearing a purple shirt standing in a room with boxes of fresh food
Community, Fire Department, Police Department

Betty DeForest Memorial Services

HAYWARD — If there was a person who was down on their luck, homeless, lost or disenfranchised,...
March 24, 2017
Police Department

Spanish Academy

Spanish Academy Week 5
March 8, 2017
Police Department

March 16 Coffee with a Cop

Join us at Starbucks Coffee 24945 Industrial Blvd for coffee and conversation with our police...
March 6, 2017
Community, Police Department

The WAG: Community Cats

Hayward WAG Episode 4: Community Cats
February 7, 2017
Fire Department, Police Department, Public Safety

Public Notice - CALEA

The Hayward Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of a program to...
November 10, 2016
Fire Department, Police Department

No Trick-or-Treaters For Boy With Autism; Hayward Police and Fire Save the Day!

This Halloween had the potential to be a huge bummer for one mom and her son when barely any trick-...
November 1, 2016
Police Department

Good Deed: Hayward police officer helps feed family of three

Officer Jonathan Mcleod could have towed the car. But what he did instead for a mother and her two...
October 18, 2016
Community, Police Department

Turn your Prescription Drugs into the Hayward Police Department on 10/22

Hayward, CA – On Saturday, October 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Hayward Police Department and the...
October 12, 2016
Advisories, Community, News Release, Police Department, Public Safety

Confirmed Feline Panleukopenia in the community

Hayward Animal Services wants to inform the public about confirmed Feline Panleukopenia in the...
August 1, 2016
Police Department

Police Auction

Ever wonder what the police do with seized items that are no longer needed? Well you can purchase...
July 9, 2016
Community, Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward Police Department Opens New South Hayward Substation

Hayward Police Officers proudly open the new S. Hayward Substation HAYWARD - In the nearly seven...
July 1, 2016
Colorful fireworks against a black sky
Fire Department, Library, Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward Public Officials Urge Residents to Leave the Fireworks to the Professionals this Holiday Weekend

HAYWARD - With the 4th of July rapidly approaching the City of Hayward officials are busy reminding...
June 30, 2016
American flag against a bright blue sky with white cloud whisps
Events, Fire Department, Police Department

City of Hayward to Dedicate 9/11 Memorial

HAYWARD - On Monday, May 30 at 1:00 p.m. the City of Hayward will officially dedicate its newest...
May 10, 2016
Oak tree leaf
Community, Events, Fire Department, Library, News Release, Police Department, Sustainability

City of Hayward gears up for 33rd Annual Citywide Cleanup

HAYWARD - If you are itching to do some serious spring cleaning you're in luck. The Annual Citywide...
April 5, 2016
Police officers standing outside of a building
Police Department, Public Safety

Hayward Police Department Plays Key Role in Operation Targeting Gangs

HAYWARD - The Hayward Police Department played an integral role in a nation wide five-week...
April 1, 2016
Police Department

Arrest of suspect for murder of Stacey Aguilar

Esmid Valentine Pedraza, a 23 year old resident of unincorporated Hayward, was arrested today on a...
March 4, 2016