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After Failing To Reform, Oakland PD To Fall Under Court Appointed Director

Oakland Police Raid Nets Stolen Guns, 11 Arrests

Officers arrested 11 suspects and seized numerous firearms in Oakland earlier this month, according to the California Highway Patrol.

02/16/2014

Authorities busted a suspected auto theft ring at a warehouse on 36th Avenue in Oakland on February 5, 2014. (CBS)

Authorities Raid Alleged Chop Shop In East Oakland

Police recovered stolen cars and arrested nearly a dozen people during a bust of a suspected auto theft ring in East Oakland on Wednesday.

02/06/2014

Toyota. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Auto Thieves Target Fremont Dealerships

Fremont auto dealerships have increased their internal security as police investigate the theft of several cars from their service departments last weekend.

12/24/2013

(CBS)

Study Attributes Boost In Property Crime To State Prison Realignment

Auto theft increased significantly in California and other property crimes also rose after the state began an initiative resulting in more inmates being released early.

12/10/2013

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Auto Theft Suspect Arrested After Fremont Motel Room Standoff

A man was arrested Monday on suspicion of auto theft after barricading himself inside a motel room in Fremont for more than three hours, police said.

05/01/2013

(CBS)

Man Accused Of Ramming Officer Cars In East Palo Alto To Stand Trial

A 19-year-old man was ordered to stand trial Thursday on five charges connected to ramming a stolen car into law enforcement vehicles in East Palo Alto and then fleeing, according to the San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office.

07/27/2012

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South SF Seafood Deliveryman Convicted Of Trading Fish For Crack

A former deliveryman for a South San Francisco seafood company is facing two-and-a-half years in prison for exchanging a load of fish for crack cocaine and abandoning his employer’s truck.

05/30/2012

Bodie, a 4-year-old German shepard that was shot in the paw.

Heroic Sacramento Police Dog Released From Hospital

Bodie, a three-year-old German Shepherd, was wounded in a foot chase last week.

05/26/2012

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2 Arrested After South San Francisco Car Burglaries

Two men were arrested in South San Francisco Saturday morning on suspicion of breaking into cars outside an Embassy Suites Hotel, police said.

11/05/2011

(CBS)

2 Women Arrested In Series Of Bay Area Car Burglaries, Thefts

A vehicle reported missing from Oregon last month was found Tuesday by Santa Rosa police, who arrested two women allegedly linked to the vehicle and in possession of stolen property.

CBS San Francisco–04/01/2011

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