Eradication is primarily accomplished by Graffiti Protective Coatings, Inc. (GPC), a private contractor hired by the City.
Anti Graffiti Volunteer Opportunities
The Anti Graffiti Program recruits new volunteers to assist with graffiti abatement. We provide possible clean up locations or you can adopt your own neighborhood. The Anti Graffiti Kit contains safety gear,chemical gloves, safety glasses, and 8 oz bottle of solvent, sponge,and rags. If you need to learn more information regarding the Program please call the Anti Graffiti Program Office at (408) 975-7233.
The City of San Jose is under contract with Graffiti Protective Services(GPC) a private company hired to do graffiti abatement. One can report graffiti by downloading and utilizing the San Jose Clean APP, by e-mail to or by calling the 24 hour hotline # 1-866-249-0543.
Anti Graffiti and Litter Program Presentations
Anti Graffiti and Litter Program staff provides awareness presentation’s that includes discussion on litter and graffiti, services and resources offer by the Anti Graffiti and Litter Program, and awareness on the negative effects to the community. Presentation also includes information on possible consequences of doing graffiti, an overview oft he graffiti restitution program and a description of the law enforcement and Anti Graffiti and Litter Program efforts to suppress the issues.
Partner Agencies to Report Graffiti
New On-Line Reporting for Graffiti Abatement.
Online Graffiti Reporting System
My San José Mobile Phone App