Federal Takeover

Oakland Police Department Tries To Avoid Federal TakeoverA federal judge has ordered city officials to negotiate with two lawyers who want the embattled Oakland Police Department to become the first in the nation to be taken over by the federal government.
Phil Matier: Oakland Considers Federal Takeover Of Police Internal AffairsKCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier on the change in Oakland officials regarding a possible federal takeover.
Phil Matier: Oakland Police Department Could Be Headed For Federal TakeoverKCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said it's possible the department could taken over following the latest report from a federal court appointed monitor.