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Investigators at the scene of an Oakland carjacking on December 13, 2013. A 13-year-old boy has been arrested in the case. (CBS)

13-Year-Old Arrested After Oakland Carjacking, Chase

The arrest of a 13-year-old boy for the carjacking of a 78-year-old man in Downtown Oakland on Friday is prompting reflection as the police department has noticed an increase in these types of incidents.

12/13/2013

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

OPD And BART Police Beef Up West Oakland Presence To Combat Robberies

BART and Oakland Police have teamed up to combat an increase in street robberies over the past few months. They’re handing out flyers on how to avoid being a robbery victim and how to protect yourself.

08/23/2012

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Home Invasion Robbery Suspect Evades Oakland Police

A man wanted in connection with a home invasion robbery managed to evade Oakland police on Thursday.

05/17/2012

Police Involved Shooting

Oakland Officer On Leave For Shooting Robbery Suspect

Oakland police say an officer who shot and wounded an armed robbery suspect has been placed on paid administrative leave.

02/20/2012