Da Lin is an award-winning journalist at KPIX 5 News. He joined KPIX 5 in 2012, but has been reporting the news in the Bay Area since 2007. Da grew up in Oakland, and before his return to the Bay Area, he spent five years covering the news at three other television stations in Texas, Southern and Central California. He also spent five years reporting at KRON 4.
Da has traveled and lived all over the world, from China to England, but he says his heart belongs in the Bay Area. He says there’s simply no place like it. Da’s coverage of major stories including the Oscar Grant killing has earned him 10 awards from the Bay Area Press Photographers’ Association and the Northern California Radio and Television News Directors’ Association.
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Investigators are still trying to figure out how two large oil sheens near Phillips 66’s Rodeo refinery ended up in the San Pablo Bay.
Now there’s a new way to report suspected Johns to law enforcement.
Tenants say that after the new owner purchased the building last year, he has been harrassing them, trying to get them to move out.
Tenants at a large Richmond apartment complex are angry over mass evictions just several weeks before people are set to vote on rent control.
Police say would-be robbers went after people several times in a span of a few hours in an Oakland neighborhood that’s seen it before.
People in Oakland got their first look at a transformed neighborhood centerpiece Thursday.
A young mother in Oakland got out of her car and moments later was confronted by a man with a gun. A video captured the robbery.
Dozens of residents enduring poor living conditions at a tenement building in Oakland’s Chinatown neighborhood may face eviction.
A 17-year-old boy took his dog for a walk and ended up in the hospital with serious injuries after a hit-and-run crash in the East Bay.
An Oakland church is expanding its work from preaching to building. Acts Full Gospel Church recently broke ground on a low-income housing project in East Oakland.