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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.


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.


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.”


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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.


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.


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.


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.



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.


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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.


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.