Oakland To Pay $1M In Fees To Ex-Black Panther Leader Punched By CouncilwomanA judge is ordering the city of Oakland to pay about $1 million in attorneys' fees to a former leader of the Black Panthers who was injured after a councilwoman punched and pushed her.
Criminal Justice Reform Advocate Says He Didn't Intend To KillA criminal justice reform advocate in Oakland claims he didn't kill his sister's boyfriend on purpose.
High School In Oakland Briefly Locked Down By Student With HandgunAuthorities at Fremont High School in Oakland briefly put the school on lockdown Wednesday morning after a student was found to have a handgun, according to a district spokesperson.
Judge Holds Climate Change Class In Suits Against Big OilA federal judge presiding over lawsuits that accuse big oil companies of lying about global warming to protect their profits is turning his courtroom into a classroom in what could be the first hearing to study the science of climate change.
Trump Rails Against Sanctuary Cities Amid Immigration TalksPresident Donald Trump convened some of the nation's top law enforcement officials Tuesday to rail against so-called sanctuary cities as he continues his crackdown on jurisdictions that flout federal immigration laws.
Posey Tube Sinkhole Repairs Close Both Lanes Out Of AlamedaBoth lanes of the eastbound Posey Tube were closed to traffic starting at 10 a.m. Monday morning to repair a sinkhole, according to the city of Alameda's Public Works department.
Sinkhole In Posey Tube Snarls Traffic Out Of AlamedaA sinkhole in the Posey Tube was slowing traffic for drivers traveling from Alameda to Oakland Sunday as crews scrambled to make repairs, according to authorities.
Vehicle Pursuit From Castro Valley Leads To Oakland CrashFour suspects are in custody Thursday afternoon after a snatch-and-grab robbery led to a police pursuit from Castro Valley to Oakland, according to an Alameda County sheriff's sergeant.
2 Dead After Early Morning Incident at Lake MerrittOakland police are investigating the deaths of a couple pulled out of Lake Merritt as a homicide and an accident.
Oakland Officer Involved Shooting; Suspect Fatally Shot IdentifiedPolice have identified a man that officers shot and killed near the MacArthur BART station Sunday evening as 32-year-old Joshua Pawlik.
Oakland Teachers Receive Lesson In Dealing With Active ShootersOn a day where students were staging walkouts across the country to protest gun violence and call for legislative action, there was a teach-in for Oakland educators. The lesson plan was all about dealing with an active shooter.
Bay Area Students Add Their Voice To National Debate On Gun ControlThousands of Bay Area students walked out of their classrooms Wednesday as part of a national protest for stronger gun control laws in the wake of a high school shooting in Florida which claimed 17 lives.