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Laney College

Laney College Security Services

Laney College Security Services

To obtain assistance with emergency incidents and request an escort to/from classrooms and vehicles, please call
Laney Safety Aides at, 510-464-3126.

Peralta Police Dispatch, 510-466-7266

Dial 9-1-1 for 24-hour Police, Fire, and medical emergencies services.


The Peralta Community College District contracts its police services for Laney College with the Alameda County Sheriff Department who provides peace officers on duty each week.  In addition, Securitas Security Services provides supplemental security patrol services during certain campus hours.

During regular business hours Peralta Police have primary responsibility for investigation of all crimes on the Laney College Campus. During non-hours of operation the Oakland Police Department have primary responsibility for the investigation of all crimes on the campus with respect to violent crimes as defined by the Cleary Act.

The Peralta Community College District has made the Blackboard Connect (Emergency Notification and Early Warning System) services available to instantly reach students, faculty, and staff in cases of major or catastrophic emergencies.  Mass text alerts to the campus community members will be sent in cases of major or catastrophic emergencies affecting the Peralta Community District, in whole or in part.

Peralta Police maintains an incident log and reports all criminal activity to the appropriate law enforcement agencies and to the Business Director of Laney College. This information is compiled and the report is submitting annually to Peralta District General Services.