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A Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train pulls away from the Rockridge station in Oakland.

BART Trains Moving Again From Fruitvale And Coliseum Stations After Search For Bike Thief

BART trains are moving again after simultaneous mechanical problems and a search for a bike thief in Oakland stopped trains going to and from Fremont.

07/02/2014

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Jury Rejects Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed By Oscar Grant’s Father

A jury has rejected a civil rights lawsuit filed by Oscar Grant’s father, stemming from Grant’s killing by BART police officer, Johannes Mehserle, in 2009.

07/01/2014

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Oakland Police Arrest Multiple Suspects In Recent Robberies, Carjackings

Oakland police announced the arrest last week of multiple suspects wanted in connection with numerous recent armed robberies and carjackings in the central Oakland area.

06/16/2014

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Mehserle Breaks Down On Witness Stand During Testimony Of Oscar Grant’s Death In Civil Case

Johannes Mehserle, the former BART officer, broke down and cried on the witness stand while describing how he shot and killed Oscar Grant at a BART station platform more than five years ago.

06/13/2014

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Settles Lawsuit: 5 Men Detained With Oscar Grant To Get $175,000

BART has settled a lawsuit brought by five men who were detained with Oscar Grant on the Fruitvale Station platform in Oakland when he was fatally shot.

05/20/2014

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1 Killed, 3 Others Hurt In Oakland Shooting

One person has died in a shooting in Oakland’s Fruitvale District that injured a total of four people Wednesday night, police said.

02/13/2014

Police at the scene of a homicide at an apartment on the 1800 block of 34th Ave. in Oakland, February 7, 2014. (CBS)

Elderly Woman Killed In Oakland Home Invasion Robbery

A person has been killed during what appears to have been a home invasion robbery in Oakland Friday afternoon, according to police.

02/07/2014

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Demonstration Planned In Oakland To Mark 5th Anniversary Of Oscar Grant Shooting

Oakland city officials are alerting residents about demonstrations planned in the city tonight and Wednesday afternoon.

12/31/2013

Oakland Police on the scene after a gunman fired into a gold Acura Integra on the 1500 block of 27th Avenue on September 17, 2013. A boy was injured by shattered glass during the shooting. (CBS)

Gunman Fires Into Car In East Oakland, Boy Hospitalized

A boy was sent to the hospital after the car he was riding in was shot at Tuesday afternoon in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood.

09/17/2013

Michael B. Jordan & Ariana Neal in "Fruitvale Station" (credit: The Weinstein Company)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘Fruitvale Station’

Jan Wahl reviews “Fruitvale Station,” a controversial and emotional story about Oscar Grant on the last day of his life…

07/12/2013

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