A man accused of using his bare hands to kill a goose at Lakeside Park is facing two misdemeanor charges.
All BART stations are now open after a fire on a train closed multiple stations in Alameda County earlier Thursday, according to BART officials.
One man is dead and two were injured in a shooting in Oakland Saturday evening, according to police.
A Friday vigil and march in honor of a man shot and killed by an Oakland police officer on June 6 ended quietly after friends and family lit candles at the Lakeshore Avenue off-ramp where he died.
The Oakland City Council will try again Tuesday to approve the sale of a city-owned parcel of land near Lake Merritt for a new high-rise apartment complex.
A woman was able to walk away without injury after a tree fell on her car while she was driving near Lake Merritt in Oakland Thursday afternoon.
Plans for a new luxury high-rise in the heart of the Oakland will move as the city’s planning commission voted on Wednesday to allow the construction on a one-acre plot of public land near a BART station and Lake Merritt.
There’s a shortage of hotel rooms in Oakland, but that could change if developers get approval for a number of construction projects.
Arriving officers found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound and rendered aid but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two bodies were found at a homeless encampment near Lake Merritt in Oakland Tuesday evening, a police lieutenant said.