Police arrested a man who fired shots at officers in East Oakland late Thursday night.
Police in Oakland have cleared the scene after a 10-hour standoff with a possible homicide suspect, an officer said Sunday afternoon.
Alleged members and associates of an Oakland gang that Police Chief Howard Jordan said is probably the most violent group of young people he’s seen were arraigned earlier this week on a variety of charges, including conspiracy to commit murder.
Oakland police joined forces with state and federal agencies to arrest several suspected violent offenders in a crime sweep Friday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
A SWAT team surrounded a home in East Oakland overnight after a shooting in another part of the city on Monday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday.
A suspect who was yelling that he was armed with a firearm has surrendered to officers in West Oakland after a brief standoff Friday afternoon, police said.
The Oakland City Council approved spending $162,000 for two more months of the extra patrols.
Court documents are shedding new light on the details surrounding last week’s shooting of an undercover Oakland police officer, allegedly by a 23-year-old man who has been identified as Damien McDaniel.
Oakland police responded to a report of a shooting in the 9600 block of Birch Street at about 10:40 p.m. When officers arrived, they found three people suffering from gunshot wounds.
A 19-year-old passenger was killed in a car fleeing from police in Oakland early Saturday morning.