After Blocking Bay Bridge Traffic, Chicken Gets New HomeLast Wednesday Bay Area drivers met their match, when a chicken wandered into the Bay Bridge toll plaza, fouling up the morning commute for about four hours.
East Oakland Football Coach Helping Students Stay Fed Through CrowdsourcingWith pre-season football upon us, Bay Area High School fields are busy with two a day practices, but in East Oakland, in one of the poorest neighborhoods, one coach is trying to raise a team with kids that often don't see three meals a day.
East Oakland Residents Spray Paint ‘Fix Me’ On Potholes, Demand Repairs On Rough RoadsResidents of an Oakland neighborhood said they’re getting a raw deal from the city when it comes to road repairs.
East Oakland's Youth Uprising Transforms Lives For Future LeadersIn an East Oakland neighborhood, where some are even too scared to drive, there is a woman who has helped thousands of young people turn their lives around.
4-Year-Old Girl Shot In East OaklandPolice are investigating the shooting of a child in East Oakland Tuesday afternoon.
USPS Removing Continuously-Burglarized East Oakland MailboxThe U.S. Postal Service is removing a collection box from outside an East Oakland Post Office, saying it has consistently been the target of vandals and mail thieves.
Suspects Shoot At Undercover Oakland Police Officers; 3 In CustodyUndercover officers were searching for a known gang member in East Oakland when they were fired upon.
Violent Oakland Gang Suspected Of Following San Leandro Police Officers To Their HomesBay Area police officers may now be the target of one of Oakland's most violent street gangs. Authorities said gang members have even tracked officers to their homes.
Person Of Interest Detained In 14-Year-Old Oakland Boy's Shooting DeathA person of interest has been identified in connection with the fatal shooting of a 14-year-old boy in Oakland last Saturday, police Chief Sean Whent said Thursday.
$20,000 Reward In Murder Of Oakland Child, No Suspects YetA boy shot and killed while walking with friends in Oakland is being remembered while police search for his killer.
Bicyclist Killed While Riding In East OaklandA bicyclist was struck and killed by a car in East Oakland late Tuesday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said.
3 Weeks After Rapper The Jacka's Murder, Oakland Police Name No Suspects, Make No ArrestsNearly three weeks after rapper "The Jacka" was gunned down in East Oakland, police have not named a suspect and have not made any arrests despite being close enough to the killers to hear the gunshots that took his life.