Oakland Police Chief Anthony Batts

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan at her weekly media briefing with Police Chief Anthony Batts. (KCBS)

CBS 5 Poll: Oakland Mayor Sees Approval Drop After Police Chief Quits

69% of Oaklanders surveyed in a KPIX-TV CBS 5 poll said they had little or no confidence in Mayor Jean Quan.


Oakland Police Chief Anthony Batts. (AP)

Frustrated Oakland Police Chief Resigns Citing Lack Of Resources

Oakland’s police chief told city officials Tuesday that he regretfully planned to resign in November to take on another opportunity, expressing frustration at a lack of support provided to the department during his two-year tenure.