North Oakland

Collapsed House

Contractor Says Collapsed Oakland House Was Accident Waiting To Happen, Inspectors Look For Violations

Cal/OSHA and city inspectors are investigating for potential violations by contractors after a North Oakland home collapsed Thursday, nearly crushing a person inside. A veteran contractor who examined this house told KPIX 5 that workers failed to brace the wall framing, which could have led to the collapse.


Fatal Hit-and-Run

Pedestrian Killed In Oakland Hit-And-Run At 32nd And San Pablo Ave.

One person was killed in a fatal hit-and-run incident on 32nd Street and San Pablo Avenue in Oakland Friday afternoon, according to police.


fire generic

Crews Extinguish Oakland Fire Sparked By Construction Mishap

A construction mishap appears to have caused a one-alarm fire that damaged a North Oakland apartment and displaced at least one resident Saturday morning.


Police handcuffs, generic crime

Man Charged For Sexual Battery Against Woman Near Oakland’s MacArthur BART Station

A 24-year-old man was arrested for sexual battery against a woman on Thursday morning near the MacArthur BART station in Oakland, police said.


Suspect wanted in spree of robberies in Oakland.

Manhunt For 3rd Suspect Wanted In Spree Of Oakland Armed Robberies

Oakland have arrested two of three suspects wanted in connection with a series of armed robberies in businesses in North Oakland. The third suspect is still at large.


Oakland Police said 28 pounds of marijuana was found inside a gift shop on the 700 block of 55th Street on December 18, 2013. (Oakland Police Department)

Illegal Marijuana Operation Discovered At Oakland Gift Shop

As much as 28 pounds of marijuana was discovered at an Oakland gift shop Wednesday afternoon, police said.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Man Seriously Injured In Oakland Shooting

A victim was in grave condition after a shooting in North Oakland Friday night.


Donitra Henderson (Facebook)

Woman Shot Dead In Front Of Son Identified As Laney College Student

A woman who was fatally shot in front of her young son in North Oakland on Wednesday night has been identified as a 21-year-old San Leandro resident, according to Oakland police.


Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland City Council Votes To Keep Controversial Gang Injunctions

Oakland officials have agreed to continue supporting the city’s gang injunctions.

CBS San Francisco–05/18/2011