More than a dozen women and one juvenile were arrested during a police sting in Oakland Wednesday night targeting prostitution and human trafficking, part of an effort to get the women off the street and connected with services to help them escape the lifestyle.
One year after the disappearance of a two-year-old girl who remains missing, Oakland police confirmed they’ve now handed over their investigation to prosecutors.
Oakland Police say they’ve made multiple arrests in connection with a pair of unrelated shootings on Monday that wounded two young children.
Two passengers were shot and wounded when someone opened fire Monday afternoon on an Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District bus as it traveled along its route in East Oakland, authorities said.
The Bay Area Street Safety Patrol walks the streets of International Boulevard on weekends in an effort to try to prevent crime.
Three people were shot in Oakland Friday evening in two separate shootings on International Boulevard, one of which occurred on an AC Transit bus, according to police.
A former Brazilian police officer was sentenced Friday to multiple terms of life in state prison for his conviction for raping five women in Oakland in 2009.
A violent night and early morning have Oakland police investigating a string of shootings and a possible homicide at a home in the Oakland Hills.
One person was taken to a hospital after a shooting in Oakland Friday afternoon, police said.
Members of Oakland’s Allen Temple Baptist Church spent Martin Luther King Day beautifying International Boulevard.