Lawyers Group Calls Out Oakland Police For Brutality At ProtestsProtests over the presidential election are leading to more scrutiny of the Oakland Police Department and how it handles crowd control.
81-Year-Old Retired Oakland Cop Charged In Sex Exploitation ScandalProsecutors charged a retired Oakland police captain for his alleged role in the Bay Area’s widespread police sexual exploitation scandal involving a teen girl.
2 Arrested, 8 Injured In Shooting Outside Downtown Oakland NightclubPolice say two young men have been arrested in a shooting outside an Oakland nightclub that left eight people hurt, including the two men.
4th Oakland Officer Charged In Police Sexual Exploitation ScandalA fourth Oakland police officer has been criminally charged in connection with a sprawling police sexual exploitation scandal that has been growing over the last year, according to the Alameda County District Attorney's Office.
Oakland Officer Says City Retaliated Against Him For Suicide ProbeOne of the Oakland Police Department's most highly decorated veteran officers alleged Tuesday that top police and city officials retaliated against him for suspecting that rookie Officer Brendan O'Brien killed his wife in 2014.
Driver Slams Into 2 Oakland Police Cars, Passenger KilledA 27-year-old man died when the car he was a passenger in struck three Oakland police cars and other vehicles early Tuesday morning, according to police.
Oakland Police Officer Arrested On Prostitution, Obstruction ChargesAn Oakland police officer who allegedly warned a sex worker of the location and times of police crackdowns on prostitution was charged Thursday on obstructing justice and prostitution charges.
Oakland PD Sergeant Avoids Domestic Violence Charges Despite Video EvidenceA decorated Oakland police sergeant faced no criminal charges for his domestic violence arrest last year and remains in his position despite evidence of a history of abuse turned over by his ex-girlfriend and video evidence.
Oakland Protesters Hold Rally After Chaining Themselves To Police HeadquartersProtesters rallied at Oakland's Frank Ogawa Plaza after some protesters chained themselves to the doors of the Oakland police headquarters.
Oakland May Form Citizen Police Commissionhe Oakland City Council will consider a proposal creating a citizen police commission that would have the power to fire the police chief.
Oakland Activists Launch Recall Campaign Against Mayor Libby SchaafCiting a litany of grievances, including a sex misconduct scandal involving Oakland Police, a group of activists announced their intention Monday to circulate a petition to recall Mayor Libby Schaaf.
DA Says Investigation Clears Oakland Detective Of Criminal MisconductThe Alameda County District Attorney's Office said Thursday that a veteran Oakland homicide detective who had his girlfriend help him by transcribing audio recordings in major cases didn't engage in any criminal misconduct or compromise any prosecutions.