Oakland Hills

Monument honoring the victims of the 1991 Oakland Hills firestorm in the Firestorm Memorial Garden, located at the end of Highway 13 at the entrance of Hiller Highlands in Oakland.

Oakland Hills Firestorm Memorial Monument Vandalized

A monument honoring the victims of the 1991 Oakland Hills firestorm was vandalized over the weekend, according to the Oakland Landscape Committee, which oversees the monument’s maintenance.


A firefighter puts out hotspots on the roof of a home damaged by fire in the Oakland Hills, August 20, 2012. (CBS)

Firefighter Hurt In Oakland Hills House Fire

A firefighter was injured in a blaze that destroyed a vacant home in the Oakland hills early Monday morning, an Oakland fire battalion chief said.


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Oakland Hills Residents Fighting Crime With Surveillance Cameras

One Oakland City Council member is encouraging residents to invest in home video cameras for security since the city is short on police officers.


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Cyclist Chased, Robbed At Gunpoint In Oakland Hills

A bicyclist was chased and robbed of a high-end bicycle and gold necklace in the Oakland Hills last Friday.


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Cyclist Not Expected To Survive After Oakland Hills Crash

A man riding his bicycle with a fellow cyclist in the Oakland Hills on Wednesday evening was gravely injured when he hit a dip in the roadway, lost control and crashed, Oakland police said.


A brush fire burns in the Oakland hills near Mountain Blvd. and Keller Ave., June 8, 2012. (CBS)

Downed Power Line Sparks Fire In Oakland Hills

A fire that threatened homes in the Oakland Hills area Friday afternoon was expected to cause delays on Interstate 580 later Friday.



3 Hurt In 3 Separate Oakland Shootings

Two men were shot in West Oakland on Wednesday night, in an incident that may be related to another shooting blocks away, police said. Meanwhile, a third man was shot near his home in the Oakland Hills Wednesday night.


Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland Hills Residents Complain About Rash Of Burglaries

Residents have said burglaries surged in Oakland over the last year, and some Oakland Hills homeowners said properties have seen multiple break-ins over the past month.


Broken Glass, window, burglary, generic, crime scene

Burglaries, Home Invasion Robbery Worry Oakland Montclair Residents

Police have stepped up patrols in the Oakland hills after a series of burglaries in the Montclair neighborhood, as well as a home invasion robbery at an elderly woman’s house.


Joseph Robertson was found dead in his Oakland Hills home (CBS)

Elderly Man Found Dead Inside Oakland Hills Home

An elderly man was found dead inside a home in the Oakland Hills Thursday morning and police were treating the case as a possible homicide.