Two bodies were found at a homeless encampment near Lake Merritt in Oakland Tuesday evening, a police lieutenant said.
One person was expected to survive after being shot near Lake Merritt in Oakland late Friday night
If you didn’t know that Oakland’s Lake Merritt was brackish salt and freshwater, here’s proof, as a saltwater batray, a type of stingray glides along the sunny shallows of the downtown “lake.”
An Oakland man has been charged with murder for allegedly beating a woman to death near Lake Merritt in Oakland earlier this month, police said Tuesday.
The shooting in the 3200 block of Lakeshore Avenue east of Splash Pad Park was reported around 1 a.m.
A woman who was murdered near Oakland’s Lake Merritt Saturday morning suffered apparent head trauma, police said.
An East Bay grandmother hasn’t slowed down in her retirement. In fact, she rolled up her sleeves to save a little known slice of Oakland history.
San Francisco may have the Bay Area’s most famous park, but visitors will be pleased to discover a vast collection of open spaces and outdoor activities on the other side of the Bay. Here are five of the best parks in the East Bay, all within an hour’s drive of Oakland or Berkeley.
Police Thursday released a sketch of a man who attacked a 19-year-old woman near Lake Merritt in Oakland on New Year’s Day.
A man wanted for Friday morning’s shooting near the Alameda County administration building in Oakland turned himself in Friday afternoon, police said.