Oakland

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

16-Year-Old Carjacking Suspect Arrested In Oakland

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Oakland police have arrested a 16-year-old male suspected of stealing a car during a carjacking, police said Wednesday. Officers on patrol at around 4:20 p.m. on Tuesday saw a car matching […]

10/16/2014

(CBS SF)

Bay Area Nurses Blame Texas Hospital For Mishandling Ebola Cases

Bay Area nurses are blaming the Texas hospital after the second health care worker tested positive for Ebola Tuesday.

10/15/2014

(Contra Costa County Sheriff's Office)

Police Seize 70 Guns, Ammunition From 26-Year-Old Oakland Man

A months-long investigation led to the arrest of a 26-year-old man suspected of possessing numerous guns, magazines and ammunition, a Contra
Costa County Sheriff’s spokesman announced Tuesday.

10/15/2014

Liberian Red Cross health workers wearing protective suits carry the body of a  victim of the Ebola virus on September 12, 2014 in a district of Monrovia. (ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Of Bay Area Liberians Worry About Friends, Family In Homeland As Ebola Death Toll Rises

The worst Ebola virus outbreak in history is ravaging Liberia, where Alex Lewis was born. About 4,000 Liberians live in Oakland, and all of them are worried about the health of family and friends in their homeland.

10/14/2014

Oakland Police Department patrol car. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Mayoral Candidates Put Differences Aside To Support Public Safety Measure Z

The race for Mayor of Oakland is heating up with just three weeks to go, but on Monday the top candidates all campaigned with a common goal— to preach the benefits of funding for more police with Measure Z.

10/13/2014

Rebecca Kaplan (Facebook/Kaplan for Oakland Mayor 2014)

Oakland Mayoral Candidate Returns Campaign Donations From A’s Owner Lew Wolff

Oakland mayoral candidate Rebecca Kaplan’s campaign says she’ll return 21-hundred dollars in donations from Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff and his family.

10/13/2014

(CBS)

Man, Woman Killed After Ejected From BMW Reported Carjacked In Oakland

A man and woman killed in a car crash in Madera County early Friday morning were driving a BMW reported carjacked in Oakland.

10/13/2014

Oakland police cruisers (CBS)

Oakland Parolee Suspected Of Having 175 Stolen, Forged Bank Cards Arrested During Traffic Stop

A 22-year-old parolee suspected of possessing more than 175 stolen or forged bank cards was arrested in Oakland last week, according to the California Highway Patrol.

10/12/2014

Tony Sparano (CBS)

Sparano Picks Up 1st Loss As Interim Coach For Oakland Raiders

Branden Oliver and Philip Rivers spoiled Oakland’s fresh start to the season.

10/12/2014

Oakland Mayoral Debate

Mayoral Candidates Bring Message To Deep East Oakland In Latest Debate

The people who want to be mayor of Oakland turned their attention to a part of town that could sure use major attention. While the candidates are looking for votes, people who live in East Oakland want the winner to remember them when they are elected.

10/10/2014

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