Police Department, Public Safety

Severe Weather Advisory Notice

March 21, 2023

Today’s rain and wind conditions have resulted in numerous fallen trees and downed power lines. Please travel with caution and be advised that response times to calls for service, including tree removal and power line repair will be extended.  
To report urgent instances of flooding, residents should call the Hayward Streets Division between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m. at 510-881-7745. After 4 p.m. until 7 a.m., please contact the Hayward PD Non-Emergency line at 510-293-7000.
Calling 9-1-1 should be reserved for medical emergencies or to report an urgent or emergency public health risk. 
To report downed or dangling power lines, call 9-1-1 immediately and then Pacific Gas & Electric Co (PG&E) at 800-743-5000. Stay away from and do not touch downed or dangling power lines.