Oakland Fire Department

Oakland firefighters on the scene of a blaze on the 4700 block of Redding Street near Mills College on October 2, 2014. (CBS)

4-Alarm Fire Burns 3 Homes Near Mills College In Oakland

Firefighters in Oakland battled a four-alarm blaze that burned three homes near Mills College Thursday evening.

10/02/2014

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1-Alarm House Fire Extinguished In Oakland Fruitvale Neighborhood

Firefighters brought a one-alarm house fire in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood under control Saturday morning.

09/27/2014

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Fire Damages Apartment, Vehicle In East Oakland

Firefighters battled a fire that damaged an apartment and a vehicle along Foothill Boulevard in East Oakland Saturday morning.

09/27/2014

An Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Say Officer Acted Within Policy Detaining Firefighter And His Kids, Video Released

Video has surfaced of a tense situation between a white Oakland police officer and a black off-duty firefighter outside the fire station where he worked. Meanwhile, police said the officer was “within policy” during the incident.

09/03/2014

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Race Issues Raised When Oakland Firefighter, Kids Detained By Police Officer

A black Oakland firefighter has filed a complaint with the Oakland Police Department after he and his young kids were detained by a white police officer outside the station where the firefighter worked.

08/29/2014

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2 Men Electrocuted On Oakland Street; 1 Dead, 1 Critically Injured

Police say a downed power line in Oakland electrocuted one man and critically injured a second.

07/05/2014

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Suspects Sought In Explosion, Fire At Oakland Apartment Building

Police are looking for two people in connection to a suspicious fire that caused an Oakland apartment building to fall off its foundation on Friday night.

06/28/2014

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Woman Killed In Oakland House Fire

An elderly woman died in a one-alarm fire in Oakland Saturday morning.

05/03/2014

15-year-old Hadari Askari (right) was fatally shot in Oakland on July 10, 2012. (CBS)

Teen Killed In Oakland Shooting Had Hopes Of Becoming Firefighter

An aspiring firefighter had his life cut short after being gunned down in East Oakland Tuesday night.

07/11/2012

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Fire Closes CommonWealth Cafe On Oakland’s Telegraph Avenue

A single-alarm fire in the space between floors in a building on Telegraph Avenue shut down a cafe and displaced more than a dozen residents Sunday afternoon.

07/08/2012

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