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Frank Ogawa Plaza

Occupy Protest - Oakland

Occupy Oakland Marks 2-Year Anniversary Amid Uncertain Future

Two years ago there was a campground at Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza followed by riots in the streets. Today the Occupy Oakland movement commemorated their anniversary and examined what they should do next.

10/11/2013

Police and emergency personnel at the scene of a triple-shooting in downtown Oakland. (CBS)

Woman Killed In Triple-Shooting In Downtown Oakland

A woman was killed and two people were injured in a shooting in downtown Oakland near Frank Ogawa Plaza.

10/05/2013

Oakland activist Joshua Daniels said he was injured by a city public works employee near Frank Ogawa Plaza on August 18, 2013. Daniels was treated for an orbital fracture below his eye and received ten stitches. (CBS)

Oakland Man Says City Employee Assaulted Him Near City Hall

An Oakland man said he was brutally assaulted by a uniformed public works employee in Frank Ogawa Plaza near City Hall over the weekend.

08/21/2013

A sign at the Occupy Oakland encampment at Frank Ogawa Plaza. (CBS)

Peaceful March Held On Occupy Oakland Anniversary

Protesters concluded a circuitous march through downtown Oakland Thursday night that followed a day of protests to mark the anniversary of the day police first cleared the Occupy Oakland encampment.

10/25/2012

Under the eyes of city hall and a statue of Frank H. Ogawa, Occupy Oakland protestors camp in Frank H. Ogawa Plaza on November 13, 2011 in Oakland, California. In the wake of violent confrontations with police, vandalism and the recent shooting near the encampment, Oakland mayor Jean Quan and city administrators have issued eviction notices to protesters at the Occupy Oakland encampment and have asked them to leave immediately.  (Photo by Mathew Sumner/Getty Images)

Oakland Touts Downtown Turnaround In Year After Turbulent Occupy Protests

In the year since a series of Occupy protests turned Oakland upside down, business all over the city has seen a renaissance particularly in the downtown core, city leaders said Wednesday.

10/25/2012

Occupy Oakland Protesters

Occupy Oakland To Mark Anniversary, Large Police Presence Expected

The City of Oakland and its Police Department are fully aware of the planned Occupy Oakland protest on Thursday, and they are prepared for whatever comes of it.

10/25/2012

Oakland's Art & Soul Festival Celebrates Local Talent

Oakland’s Art & Soul Festival Celebrates Local Talent

The 12th Annual Art and Soul Festival in downtown Oakland kicked things off Saturday with a number of new additions. Focusing on homegrown talent…

08/04/2012

Occupy Oakland Protesters

Report Criticizes Oakland Police Response To Occupy Protest

An independent report said that the Oakland Police’s handling of a violent protest involving anti-Wall Street demonstrators was flawed due to inadequate staffing, poor planning and training.

06/14/2012

May Day Activists Mark International Worker's Day In California

Oakland Officials Seek Vandalism Video, Photos From Protests

Oakland city officials are asking members of the public to submit video or photographic evidence of vandalism associated with recent protests.

05/11/2012

May Day Activists Mark International Worker's Day In California

Oakland Businesses Regroup After Day Of Protest

While damage wasn’t as extensive compared to previous protests, businesses in downtown Oakland were once again trying to recover Wednesday following May Day demonstrations.

05/02/2012

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