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Emeryville Police Department
Tuesday March 19th, 2019 :: 06:31 p.m. PDT


Update - Police activity in near Home Depot at 3838 Hollis St.

Officers have concluded their investigation. Home Depot and East Bay Bridge Center have returned to normal operations. There were no injuries associated with the suspicious package. Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the Emeryville Police Department at (510) 596-3700.

The Emeryville Police Department thanks the Alameda County Sheriff's Office, the BART Police Department, the Alameda County Fire Department and Paramedics Plus for their assistance.

Original Message:
The Emeryville Police Department is investigating a report of a suspicious package near the Home Deport entrance. The public is being asked to stay clear of the area while officers investigate.


The suspicious device was rendered safe with the assistance of the Alameda County EOD team.

The officers are continuing to investigate and gather evidence at the scene. We anticipate the area being closed for about another hour or two. Please continue to avoid the area until the investigators have completed.

Thank you very much for your assistance.

Emeryville Police Department
2449 Powell St
Emeryville, CA 94608

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 510-596-3700

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