Mayor Schaaf Says If Warriors Become Champs, Parade Will Be In OaklandOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf doesn’t want to jinx anything, but she says if the Warriors win the NBA Finals, the victory parade will be in Oakland.
Handcuffed Oakland Planning Commissioner Stands By Decision To Protest Against City's Curfew LawAn Oakland city official was handcuffed over weekend after joining about 200 people marching against an ordinance banning protests on city streets after dark.
Protesters Arrested, Cited In Clash With Oakland Police Over Curfew CrackdownProtesters in Oakland clashed with police over the crackdown on protest marches, which now must be permitted, limited to sidewalks and are subject to curfew. 19 people were cited and four were arrested.
Oakland Dropping Controversial Gang Injunction; Included Curfew, Banned Wearing Certain ColorsOakland’s city attorney confirmed that they are dropping its controversial gang injunction with police chief Sean Whent in favor of the move. Alleged members
Oakland City Council Strikes Down Youth Curfew ProposalThe Oakland City Council’s Public Safety Committee decided not to proceed with a controversial proposal for a city-wide youth curfew on Wednesday night. It was the third time that such a measure has been defeated in the last several years.
Community Corner: Former Juvenile Delinquent Receives California Peace PrizeThe California Wellness Foundation presented their annual California Peace Prize on October 10, 2013, to some of the state's unsung heroes who have done tremendous work to promote peace and prevent violence.
Phil Matier: Oakland Curfew Proposed To Combat Crime, Keep Youth Safe An Oakland city councilman is proposing a youth curfew as a way to reduce crime, but also as a prevention and protection measure for youth.
East Palo Alto Beefs Up Police Patrols To Enforce CurfewThe streets of East Palo Alto were a little quieter Thursday night; police officers were enforcing a long-standing curfew that prohibits anyone under the age of 18 from being in a public space between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. It's been on the books since 1995, but hasn't been strictly enforced because of limited police resources.
Stockton Teenager Out Past Curfew Found Stuck In ChimneyStockton firefighters had to remove part of the chimney at a home Thursday in order to free a teenage boy who was stuck inside.
Oakland Leaders Put Off Controversial Anti-Crime MeasuresAfter lengthy discussion, the Oakland City Council Tuesday night voted to table three controversial proposals aimed at preventing violent crime and youth crime citywide.
Oakland City Council President Proposes Curfews To Stop Violence The president of the Oakland City Council plans to introduce a proposal for a citywide youth curfew to help stop what he calls the out of control gun violence in the city, but Mayor Jean Quan is already voicing opposition to the plan.
Push For Oakland Curfew, More Gang Injunctions After 3-Year-Old's Shooting DeathOakland's City Council president is among two councilmen calling for a curfew for teenagers and an expansion of the city's gang injunction efforts in the wake of the shooting death of a 3-year-old boy.