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Occupy Oakland

Police officers surround the Occupy Oakland camp to secure the area before moving into the camp to take down tents to evict the protesters on November 14, 2011. (Photo by KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Oakland Police Department Could Be Headed For Federal Takeover

KCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said it’s possible the department could taken over following the latest report from a federal court appointed monitor.

07/31/2012

Oakland police officers make a line in front of Occupy protesters that are attempting to block a street on May 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Occupy Oakland Numbers Dwindling?

KCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier weighs in on whether the Occupy Oakland movement is losing steam and losing members.

07/25/2012

An Oakland Police Cruiser.

Oakland Occupy March Ends In Vandalism, 1 Arrest

A building and a car were vandalized during a Fourth of July Occupy Oakland march, Oakland police said.

07/05/2012

Occupy Oakland Protesters

Report Criticizes Oakland Police Response To Occupy Protest

An independent report said that the Oakland Police’s handling of a violent protest involving anti-Wall Street demonstrators was flawed due to inadequate staffing, poor planning and training.

06/14/2012

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Federal Judge Orders Probe Into Oakland Police Shootings

A federal judge has ordered a probe into how the Oakland police investigate officer-involved shootings and is threatening to sanction the department if misconduct is found.

06/01/2012

Protesters rally for International Worker's Day outside the Alameda County Court House on May 1, 2012 in Oakland, California. Demonstrators have called for nation-wide May Day strikes to protest economic inequality and political corruption. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

No Vote On Occupy Oakland Weapons Ban After Meeting Disrupted

Occupy Oakland protesters disrupted a meeting Tuesday where city leaders were considering a law banning the use of homemade weapons by demonstrators.

05/23/2012

May Day Activists Mark International Worker's Day In California

Oakland Officials Seek Vandalism Video, Photos From Protests

Oakland city officials are asking members of the public to submit video or photographic evidence of vandalism associated with recent protests.

05/11/2012

Riot police arrest a man at the 'Occupy Oakland' protest at Frank Ogawa Plaza, October 25, 2011. (CBS)

Oakland To Submit Plan On Occupy Investigations To Judge

Oakland city officials are facing a federal judge’s deadline to submit a plan on how it will complete investigations into how the police department handled last fall’s Occupy protests.

05/07/2012

Protesters from Occupy Oakland

Deadline Extended For Oakland PD’s ‘Occupy’ Misconduct Investigation

It promises to be a working weekend for Oakland city leaders who now have until Monday from a federal judge who says they’re taking too long to present an internal affairs investigation dealing with police misconduct.

05/05/2012

Protesters are tear-gassed by police during a rally for International Worker's Day on May 1, 2012 in Oakland. (Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

Oakland Police Use Streaming Video To Monitor May Day Occupy Protests

Oakland’s police chief and mayor watched from a command center downtown as the events of the May Day protests unfolded in real time a few blocks away, thanks to streaming video cameras carried by several police officers and live webcam feeds posted online by the demonstrators themselves.

05/03/2012

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