The Oakland Park City Commission entered into a contract for police services with the Broward Sheriff's Office on August 1, 2000. The BSO/Oakland Park District provides police services for the City's 8.04 square miles divided into 14 patrol zones. Download the BSO/Oakland Park District Zone Map (PDF) to see the separate divisions.
Sheriff Scott Israel has arranged for the availability of any of our District offices throughout the County to be a safe place for which to meet to conduct business as a result of an internet transaction.
Residents and businesses are encouraged to sign up for Neighborhood Safety Alerts and other advisories from the BSO/Oakland Park District via the Sheriff Israel's e-Alerts program.
BSO sends out an E-Newsletter the 1st of every month. The newsletter includes important safety information, upcoming BSO events, etc. Residents and businesses are encouraged to sign up utilizing their email to receive the Sheriff’s Monthly Message. This will keep them on topic for what message the Sheriff has each month.
Local Crime Maps
Crime Reports show residential burglaries were reduced by nearly 22% in 2013. This translates to 118 fewer residential burglary victims in the past year. In 2014, there has been a 28% decrease in residential burglaries for the 1st half of the year.
2012 Fall-O-Ween - COP
2013 Night Out Against Crime 1
2013 Night Out Against Crime 2
2013 Oakland Park Elementary School Career Day
2014 Fall o Ween
2014 Night out Against Crime - Dep Rubinstein and Explorers
2014 Night out Against Crime - Deputy Martinez and Deputy White