Ex-Officer's Bid To Have Charges Dropped In East Bay Sex Scandal PostponedA former Oakland police officer accused in a prostitution case was scheduled to challenge the re-filing of two felony counts of conspiracy to obstruct justice against him at a hearing Thursday, but the matter was postponed until Friday.
Official: Oakland Mayor Bungled Police Sex Misconduct ProbeFrom the mayor on down, a court-appointed investigator said Wednesday that Oakland city officials mishandled, downplayed and ignored sexual misconduct allegations about the city's police department that turned into a far-reaching scandal.
Ex-Convicts Encouraged To Help Oversee Oakland Police DepartmentThe city of Oakland is looking to hire ex-convicts to oversee the Oakland Police Department.
Study: Body Camera Footage Reveals Officers Speak More Respectfully To Whites Than BlacksThe odds of hearing a police officer say thank you, or utter an apology during a routine traffic stop in Oakland are much higher for a white driver than a black driver.
Oakland Police Officer Injured In Early Morning Traffic CollisionA police officer was injured in a traffic collision in Oakland Friday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
2 Arrested For Shooting At Off-Duty Oakland Officer On FreewayTwo suspects have been arrested in connection with an incident in which shots were fired at an off-duty Oakland police officer as he drove on Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland on Wednesday night, police said.
New Oakland Police Chief Aims To Change 'Hearts And Minds'While still learning the ropes of the department and catching up on city policy, new Oakland police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick says she wants to change the hearts and minds of police officers and help care for the city's most vulnerable residents.
OPD Officer Alleges City Retaliated Against Him For Suicide ProbeA highly decorated Oakland police officer has filed a lawsuit against top city and police officials alleging that they retaliated against him for suspecting that rookie Officer Brendan O'Brien killed his wife in 2014.
New Oakland Police Chief Says She Wants To 'Transform' DepartmentNew Oakland police Chief Anne Kirkpatrick said Monday that reducing crime and restoring her department's relationship with the community are two of her biggest goals.
Oakland Quickly Retracts New Police Policy On Illegal Living Spaces, PartiesOakland city officials on Thursday night retracted a just instituted "see and report" policy for Oakland police officers regarding illegal parties and living spaces.
New Documents Detail How Much Oakland Police Knew About Ghost ShipNewly released documents show Oakland Police knew in even greater detail just what was going on at the Ghost Ship warehouse, long before last year's deadly fire.
Judge Overseeing Oakland Police, Prison Hospital Reforms To RetireThe federal judge overseeing reform efforts for the Oakland Police Department plans to retire this year after a storied law career dating back to the civil rights movement of the 1960s.