Man Shot In Hand By Armed Robber Who Stole Phones Saturday Night In OaklandThe suspect, who was allegedly armed with a black handgun, fled the scene, police said.
CHP Breaks Up Sideshow On I-580 In OaklandThe CHP broke up an illegal sideshow on Interstate 580 near the Fruitvale Ave. exit in Oakland early Sunday morning.
Oakland Councilwoman Proposes New City Department To Address RacismOakland City Councilwoman Desley Brooks expects to propose a new city department that would address systemic racism within the city government and in the city to the full City Council by the end of the month.
Oakland Mayor Quan Honors 22 Community Youth Intervention ProgramsOakland Mayor Jean Quan says the city must continue with its systematic approach to fighting violence that involves prevention, intervention and law enforcement.
Community Leaders Stand United Following Violent Stretch In OaklandWith five murders in a span of 18 hours earlier this week, Oakland police Chief Howard Jordan said they are continuing to fight crime as best as they can.
Some Victims Identified In String Of Fatal Oakland ShootingsPolice have released the names of three recent homicide victims who were killed during a string of gun violence that left five dead between Monday night and Tuesday afternoon.
Oakland Shootings Kill 5 Men In Less Than 24 Hours Five men were fatally shot in four separate shootings in Oakland since Monday night, according to police.
Spate Of Sex Assaults, Robberies Plagues Oakland's Fruitvale NeighborhoodOakland police are seeking suspects in connection with a string of sexual assaults and robberies in the city's Fruitvale neighborhood.
OPD And BART Police Beef Up West Oakland Presence To Combat RobberiesBART 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.
Two Injured In Separate Oakland ShootingsTwo people were in stable condition following two separate shootings in Oakland on Saturday night and early Sunday morning.
Oakland Chinatown Merchants Hope Security Cameras Will Cut CrimeSixteen new surveillance cameras were installed in Oakland's Chinatown as a crime deterrent after the Asian community gathered to discuss ways to improve safety in their community.