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Alameda County District Attorney

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Alameda Co. DA Promotes Alternative To Questionable Loan Modification Offers

Underwater homeowners frantic to hold onto their homes have become a tempting target for scam artists offering loan modification help at a hefty price.


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ConsumerWatch: Help For Victims Of Real Estate Scams

The Alameda County District Attorney has launched a new program to help the thousands of homeowners who have become victims of countless scams.

KPIX 5–08/09/2011

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DA Says Oakland’s Pot-Growing Plan May Hit Legal Snag

The city of Oakland’s plan to license four medical marijuana production and processing plants might be snuffed out before it starts.

CBS San Francisco–12/17/2010

Disappointment Over Mehserle Verdict Resounds

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)- Protestors and Oscar Grant’s family and friends aren’t the only ones who think the jury’s involuntary manslaughter conviction was the wrong one. Oakland officials are critical of the verdict too.