Report: San Francisco Cop Investigated In Underage Sex ScandalA San Francisco police officer is being investigated in a sex scandal involving a teenage girl that has also allegedly involved officers in several East Bay law enforcement agencies.
Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Firing On Oakland Officer After CrashA suspect who allegedly opened fire on an Oakland police officer as she was pinned inside her SUV following an accident was arrested early Thursday morning after a SWAT standoff in Stockton, authorities said.
Oakland Looks To Form Independent Police Commission In Wake Of Department ScandalsOakland may soon be taking a page from San Francisco with the creation of its own independent police commission that would have access to all police records, investigate alleged misconduct and be able to discipline and fire officers and the chief.
Man Who Allegedly Shot At Oakland Officer After Crash Remains At LargeA suspect who allegedly shot at an Oakland police sergeant after the officer crashed on Saturday night remains at large, police said Monday.
DA: Police Probe Of Suicides Of Oakland Officer, Wife Was Done 'Professionally'Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O'Malley said Monday that an independent probe conducted by her office has concluded that the Oakland Police Department's investigations into the suicides of an officer and his wife were conducted professionally and thoroughly.
Oakland Authorities, Business Owners Worry About More ProtestsThe city of Oakland was cleaning up Friday after a night of disruptive protests as officials and business owners expressed concerns over more unrest to come.
Former OPD Captain Fired From DA's Office Amid Misconduct InvestigationA former Oakland police captain has been fired from his role as an Alameda County District Attorney's inspector after he was placed on leave as part of the expansive investigation into possible statutory rape, human trafficking and sexual misconduct by Bay Area law enforcement officials.
Richmond Chief Reassigns 2 Cops Implicated In Oakland Police Teen Sex ScandalIn the wake of the Oakland police teen sex scandal, two Richmond police officers have been reassigned from positions where they interacted regularly with youth.
Contra Costa Deputy Investigated In OPD Sex Scandal ResignsAuthorities announced Thursday that the Contra Costa County deputy sheriff being investigated for his alleged involvement in the Oakland Police Department's sexual misconduct scandal has resigned.
Harmful Terminology 'Sanitizing' Exploitation Of Sex Trafficking Victims, Advocates SayNow that the Oakland police sex scandal is making national headlines, a Washington DC based anti-trafficking group is pressing the media to stop using what it considers harmful terminology to describe the 18 year old at the center of the controversy.
Sex Workers Say California Bill Gives Police Too Much PowerSex workers are fighting to do away with parts of a California bill that they say would give law enforcement officers discretion over whether sex workers are arrested or instead referred to social services, and could put sex workers at risk of police exploitation.
Oakland Police Face Another Challenge With Sergeant's Undisclosed Felony Domestic Violence ArrestA decorated Oakland police sergeant was arrested last year on suspicion of felony offenses in a domestic violence incident that was undisclosed by the Police Department until recently when it was revealed by a public records request.