Oakland police officers responded to a report of a shooting in the area of Seminary Avenue and Foothill Boulevard at about 11:35 p.m.
Oakland police have arrested a driver who allegedly struck and killed a man who had stopped to help a stranded motorist.
A total of seven known violent criminal offenders were arrested Thursday by nine law enforcement agencies that partnered in an ongoing effort to reduce gang violence in Alameda and Contra Costa counties, Oakland police said.
A court-appointed monitor says the Oakland Police Department is failing to protect officers who report internal wrongdoing.
A man being detained by Oakland Police early Monday morning collapsed following a struggled and later died at a hospital, according to authorities.
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.