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El Cerrito Police Department
Friday October 28th, 2016 :: 02:07 p.m. PDT


The victim of the homicide in El Cerrito is identified.

The El Cerrito PD continues to investigate the homicide of a resident on October 27th at 8:53 PM.

Mr. James G. Gilliland Jr. was shot and killed in the 2600 block of Mira Vista Drive. He was an attorney.

The ECPD and the EC Community extend our condolences to the family for their tragic loss.

Those who may have information about this case, are encouraged to contact the ECPD. We can be reached by calling our business office at 510-215-4400, via email at or by leaving a voice mail message at 510-215-4414 ext 40.

El Cerrito Police Department
10900 San Pablo Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 510-237-3233

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