kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

East Oakland

A body lies under a tarp next to evidence markers on the 9800 block of A St. in Oakland, June 27, 2013. (CBS)

Man Killed In East Oakland Shooting; Gunman Sought

Police were searching for a gunman who shot dead a man on an East Oakland street early Thursday morning.

06/27/2013

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland City Council Gets Scathing Review From Grand Jury Report

The Alameda County civil grand jury issued a scathing report on the Oakland City Council’s ability to police itself, calling for the council to strengthen and better fund its Public Ethics Commission.

06/25/2013

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Grand Jury Calls Oakland Teen Center Project ‘A Complete Fiasco’

The Alameda County civil grand jury issued a report Monday criticizing the way city of Oakland officials oversaw the development of a teen center in East Oakland, calling the process “a complete fiasco.”

06/25/2013

fire truck generic

Firefighters Extinguish 1-Alarm Oakland House Fire

Firefighters battled a one-alarm blaze at an East Oakland home early Friday morning, according to a fire dispatcher.

06/14/2013

A police officer places a man in handcuffs on the 7700 block of Bancroft Ave. in Oakland, May 29, 2013. (CBS)

Coroner IDs Man Killed By Officer In East Oakland

A man who was fatally shot by a police officer in East Oakland last week after he allegedly brandished a gun was identified by police Friday as 22-year-old Bernard Peters Jr. of San Francisco.

06/07/2013

Firefighters found a pot grow during a fire in an Oakland warehouse. (CBS)

Pot Grow Found During Fire In Oakland Warehouse

Firefighters battled a one-alarm fire at a marijuana grow site inside a warehouse in East Oakland Thursday morning, fire officials said.

05/30/2013

A police officer places a man in handcuffs on the 7700 block of Bancroft Ave. in Oakland, May 29, 2013. (CBS)

Suspect Shot By Police In East Oakland Dies

Police shot and killed a suspect in East Oakland Wednesday afternoon that they say fled from officers while brandishing a gun.

05/29/2013

(CBS)

Oakland Prostitutes Being Forced To Rob Clients, Police Sting Reveals

A recent prostitution sting in Oakland has turned up a surprising new trend, some prostitutes are being forced to rob their clients when they don’t meet their quota.

05/23/2013

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Plea Deal Reached In Attempted Murder Of CHP Officer In Oakland

The Oakland Police Department announced on Thursday that a plea deal has been reached with four men, believed to be members of the Norteno gang, in a case involving the attempted murder of a California Highway Patrol officer last summer in East Oakland.

05/16/2013

A fire station at 1700 50th Avenue in East Oakland was hit by gunfire during a nearby fatal shooting on May 7, 2013. (CBS)

Person Killed, Fire Station Struck In East Oakland Shooting

A person was killed and a nearby fire station was hit by gunfire during a shooting in East Oakland Tuesday night.

05/08/2013

more

previous