Murder Rate

Phil Matier: The Bay Area’s Unsolved Murders
Oakland Police Grapple With Deadliest Week In Recent YearsThe city of Oakland has seen seven homicides in as many days.
2 Killed In Separate Oakland ShootingsTwo people were killed in separate shootings in East Oakland early Sunday morning, an Oakland police officer said.
2010 California Homicide Rate Drops To 44-Year LowA new report by the California Department of Justice shows that the homicide rate last year dropped to its lowest level in more than four decades.