Johannes Mehserle verdict

New BART General Manager Grace Crunican (Courtesy Photo)

KCBS In Depth: BART’s New General Manager

BART’s new General Manager Grace Crunican considers service for the riders and “getting back to the basics” to be her number one priority.


Looter Arrested

ALAMEDA, Calif. (KCBS)- Police in Alameda say they have arrested a man on charges of hawking items taken during the looting episode in Oakland following the Johannes Mehserle verdict.


Oakland Officials Defend Handling of Civil Unrest

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS) Oakland Police Chief Anthony Batts said the department’s management of Thursday night’s violent protests was a success, as its main goal was to contain the chaos.


Oakland's Damage Tally

OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)- The damage is being tallied as well as the arrests, after demonstrations took a turn for the violent and unruly in Oakland Thursday night after the involuntary manslaughter conviction of ex-BART cop Johannes […]