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.
Two were injured in separate East Oakland shootings only about eight blocks from each other on Sunday night, Oakland police said.
Half of the homeless people in the Bay Area are former foster children, and most of the young prostitutes working in East Oakland used to be in foster care, according to experts.
A vehicle crashed into an AC Transit bus Monday night in East Oakland, sending a bus passenger to the hospital, an AC Transit spokesman said.