Oakland Hills

Prosecutor Pushes For Murder Conviction For Teen Suspects In Shooting Death Of Oakland ParamedicA prosecutor told jurors Tuesday that there's enough evidence to convict two teenagers of murder for the shooting death of an off-duty paramedic in the Oakland hills.
Environmentalists Strip Naked To Protest Cutting Eucalyptus Grove In Oakland HillsActivists say they exposed themselves to make themselves vulnerable, just like the thousands of trees.
Fireworks Spark 2-Alarm Fire In Oakland HillsA 2-alarm fire is burning in the vicinity of the Oakland California Temple, a temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Oakland Moves Forward With Plan To Remove Trees In Hills Deemed A Fire HazardDespite resistance from neighbors, the City of Oakland took a big step Tuesday night to prevent another big fire like the one that devastated the Oakland Hills in 1991.
3 Injured When Van Takes Wrong Turn In Oakland Hills, Goes Over EmbankmentA family who wanted to take their graduating daughter out to dinner made a wrong turn in the Oakland Hills Friday night and drove straight into trouble.
Man Dies In Early Morning House Fire In Oakland HillsA man died in a fire at a home in the Oakland hills early Wednesday morning, a fire battalion chief said.
Firefighters Called To House Fire In Oakland Hills, Find Man Dying Of Cardiac ArrestWhile extinguishing the fire, firefighters searched the home and found a man in cardiac arrest in a bedroom. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.
Oakland City Councilman Threatens To Quit Over City's Violence After Latest HomicideA city councilman is threatening to quit over violence in his city after a 21-year-old father was killed as he left for work from his Oakland hills home Tuesday morning. Oakland City Councilman Larry Reid said he feels like a failure after making a promise nearly two decades ago to his constituents that he would make Oakland a place where they could raise a family.
Storm Wind Topples Massive Trees, Narrowly Missing Oakland Hills HomeCrews are working to clear trees and power lines that were knocked down in this weekend's Bay Area storm.
3 Critically Injured, Others Hurt In Deck Collapse At Oakland Hills HomeThree people were critically injured and at least six more were injured when the deck of an Oakland Hills home collapsed.
Oakland Fire Crews Monitor Hills After Series Of Small Blazes Deemed Suspicious Crews have been patrolling the Dimond Canyon Park area, after five fires deemed suspicious broke out in the area on Tuesday afternoon.
Oakland Neighborhood Credits Private Patrols For 85% Drop In CrimeResidents in several Oakland neighborhoods credit private patrols for a significant drop in crime, with one neighborhood claiming a drop of 85 percent. Meanwhile, the Oakland Police Department and some community members remain skeptical about the patrols.