A major portion of Oakland’s year-old police radio system failed during President Barack Obama’s visit to the city this week, in one what one lieutenant described as a “train wreck.”
San Francisco Police officers were paying special attention to movie theaters Friday in the wake of a mass shooting in a Colorado theater.
Oakland’s top cop is looking to reorganize his department, after a new report shows violent crime is up in the city.
A judge has tentatively ruled that the University of California must remove officers’ names from a report on the pepper-spraying of student demonstrators by campus police last fall.
A San Jose man was arrested on Saturday after he allegedly shot at police with a BB gun.
This comes as the city is expected to lay off up to 40 employees later this month.
BART wants its officers to be more familiar with the beats they patrol. So officials have divided four zones into five and divided those even further.
Oakland Police Chief Howard Jordan said Tuesday the city had 14 homicides so far this year, which is two more than it had at this time last year.
Six homicides have been reported in the city since Friday.
A new policy has been put in place that will call for police to respond only if a break-in can be verified.