Phil Matier: What’s Next For Oakland Police Department?Some are questioning who would actually want the job with a higher crime rate and depleted force in the city.
Oakland Police Officers To Be Disciplined For Occupy Protest IncidentsOakland Police Chief Howard Jordan said Friday that he wants to discipline 44 of his officers for misconduct in their handling of Occupy Oakland protesters at three major demonstrations in the past year.
Oakland Police Reports Jump In Juvenile CrimeThe Oakland Police Department has seen a marked increase in the number of juveniles committing crimes this year.
Oakland Police Chief Wants More Officers On The StreetOakland’s top cop is looking to reorganize his department, after a new report shows violent crime is up in the city.
OPD Chief Apologizes To Family Of Teen Shot And Killed By PoliceThe family of a teen shot and killed by Oakland police earlier this month, after allegedly pointing a handgun at officers, received an apology from Police chief Howard Jordan in a face-to-face meeting.
Oakland Shooting Suspect Was Expelled, Felt DisrespectedOne Goh’s life was on the skids even before he became the suspect in the nation’s biggest mass school shooting since Virginia Tech.
Oakland's Police Chief Gives Himself Tough Grade As Violent Crime Rate RisesOne of the reasons Chief Jordan says things are looking up is because Oakland is launching its first police academy in nearly four years.
Oakland’s Police Chief Asks For Public Input On Safety NeedsCrime and violence are words that have become synonymous with the city of Oakland, but the police chief said that he is working to change that by asking the community to help police.
Occupy Oakland Members Claim Police Abuse During Saturday ProtestMembers of Occupy Oakland stood on the steps of Oakland City Hall on Wednesday, making claims of excessive force and baseless arrests during demonstrations Saturday.