Oakland

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland Cop Investigating Sideshow Uses Stun Gun During Struggle For Firearm With Suspect

An armed man was arrested in Oakland Saturday night on suspicion of assaulting a peace officer with a firearm, according to the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office.

06/28/2015

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1 Dead, 2 Injured In Saturday Evening Shooting Near Oakland’s Lake Merritt

One man is dead and two were injured in a shooting in Oakland Saturday evening, according to police.

06/28/2015

A BART police officer at the Oakland Coliseum station on August 11, 2005. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Police 1 Of 1st In Nation To Implement Policy On Interactions With Transgender People

BART police have become one of the first police departments in the country to implement a specific policy governing interactions with transgender individuals, BART officials said Thursday.

06/25/2015

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San Francisco, Oakland Metropolitan Areas Top List Of Hot Spots For Vehicle Theft

Meanwhile, San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has introduced legislation aimed at helping the owners of stolen vehicles.

06/25/2015

Entrance to a BART station in downtown San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Could BART Finally Reopen Its Bathrooms At Underground Stations?

The bathroom at the 10 stations have been closed since the September 11 terrorist attacks.

06/25/2015

Workers overlook the base of the Bay Bridge on May 18, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Cracks Found In Rods On New Bay Bridge, Integrity Of 400 Remaining Fasteners Called Into Question

Engineers say the rods may need to be repaired or replaced if the problem is found to be widespread.

06/24/2015

The Branch of International Community of Khmer Buddhist Monks Center in Oakland. (CBS)

Buddhist Monk Charged In Stabbing Attack On Fellow Monk At Oakland Monastery

Authorities say a Buddhist monk has been charged with attempted murder in the stabbing of another monk in an East Bay monastery.

06/24/2015

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Curry Makes Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Sports Illustrated is showing some love to the Warriors by putting Steph Curry on its cover with his team’s new prized possession – the Larry O’brien trophy.

06/23/2015

Allegiant Airlines. (CBS)

Allegiant Airline Pilots Say Company Cutting Too Many Corners At Cost Of Safety

Their slogan says “travel is our deal,” but pilots who fly for Allegiant Air say the company is cutting too many corners at the cost of safety.

06/22/2015

Oakland police released a sketch in the unsolved murder case of Ayana Dominguez. (Source: OPD)

Oakland Police Release Sketch Of Suspect In Teenager’s Unsolved Shooting Death

Oakland police Monday released a sketch of a suspect and a photo of a suspect vehicle in the unsolved fatal shooting of an 18-year-old girl at a fast-food restaurant in the city’s Fruitvale district last July.

06/22/2015

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