Derrick Jones

Family Of Man Shot By Oakland Police Sues CityThe family of an unarmed barber who was shot to death by Oakland police is suing the City of Oakland.
DA Confirms No Charges In Oakland Police Shooting DeathThe Alameda County District Attorney’s Office has decided not to file charges against two Oakland police officers who shot and killed barbershop owner Derrick Jones during a confrontation in East Oakland on Nov. 8.
No Charges Against Oakland Police Officers Who Killed Unarmed ManThe Alameda County district attorney has decided not to press any charges against the two Oakland police officers who shot and killed an unarmed man last November.
NAACP Meets With Oakland Police After Allegations Of Excessive ForceThe National Association for the Advancement of Colored People held a hearing Thursday in Oakland over issues of excessive force by police.
FBI Agrees To Oakland Chief's Request To Probe Shooting By OfficersThe FBI agreed Wednesday to a request from Oakland's police chief to investigate last month's fatal shooting of an unarmed man by officers.
Group Protests Fatal Oakland Police ShootingAbout 30 people gathered in front of the Alameda County Administration Building in Oakland Tuesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of barbershop owner Derrick Jones by two Oakland police officers on Nov. 8.
Oakland Police Chief Pledges Transparency After Officer-Involved ShootingPolice Chief Anthony Batts acknowledged the calls from the African American community for answers and an explanation about the incident, but cautioned that a thorough investigation would take time.
New Rally Set To Protest Fatal Oakland Police ShootingFor the second straight day, a rally will be held today to protest the fatal shooting of an unarmed man by two Oakland police officers on Monday night.
Fruitvale BART Shut Down Over Police Shooting ProtestsNearly 100 people gathered at the Fruitvale BART station in Oakland Thursday night to protest the fatal shooting of Derrick Jones by two police officers on Monday.
Oakland Police Shoot, Kill Parolee In Domestic DisputeOakland police officers shot and killed a 37-year-old man after responding to reports of a domestic dispute at a laundromat, according to a spokesman.