Community Corner: Former Juvenile Delinquent Receives California Peace PrizeThe California Wellness Foundation presented their annual California Peace Prize on October 10, 2013, to some of the state's unsung heroes who have done tremendous work to promote peace and prevent violence.
Judge Approves 2nd Oakland Gang Injunction A judge has approved a second gang injunction in Oakland—this one in the city’s Fruitvale neighborhood.
Police: North Oakland Gang Injunction is WorkingThe controversial topic of gang injunctions was expected to be up for debate again Tuesday before Oakland City Council's public safety committee.
Appeals Court Upholds Oakland Gang InjunctionA state appeals court has upheld an Alameda County Superior Court judge’s injunction restricting the activities of 15 alleged members of the North Side Oakland gang within a section of the northern part of the city.
Preliminary Injunction Issued Against 5 Alleged Oakland Gang MembersA judge issued a preliminary injunction Friday against five alleged Norteno gang members in Oakland’s Fruitvale district but delayed a ruling on 35 other reputed members.
Closer Look: Gang Injunctions Over The YearsThe legality and the effectiveness of gang injunctions are being tested in Oakland. Around 40 gang members have been named in a proposed injunction that covers the city’s Fruitvale district.
Oakland Man Listed In Gang Injunction Arrested During Assault Weapons StingOakland police arrested a man, who was listed in a gang injunction, during a weapons investigation Thursday, police said.
Oakland City Council Votes To Keep Controversial Gang InjunctionsOakland officials have agreed to continue supporting the city's gang injunctions.
Oakland City Attorney Russo Leaving For Alameda PostOakland City Attorney John Russo announced Wednesday that he will leave his post on June 13 to became Alameda’s city manager.
Oakland City Attorney Plans To Seek 3rd Gang InjunctionThe Oakland City Attorney’s Office, which has filed lawsuits against two gangs in the city, still plans to file a lawsuit against a third gang at some point in the near future, a spokesman said Tuesday.
Oakland Gang Injunction Hearings Drag OnOfficials at Oakland’s City Attorney’s office claim lawyers for alleged gang members are purposely dragging out gang injunction court hearings to make the process more expensive.
Lawyer For Alleged Gang Members Wants Injunction Against OPDA lawyer for reputed Norteño gang members in Oakland’s Fruitvale District Wednesday turned the tables on city officials who are suing his clients by saying he wants an injunction against police officers who he alleges are harassing them.