Supervisor Eric Mar said he wants a thorough study of the problem and a hearing to develop ways to stop it from continuing to happen.
After years of deliberations, the Oakland City Council voted Tuesday night to approve development of the old Oakland Army Base.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports that the move comes after residents in the wealthier Oakland hills complained about a lack of officers in their neighborhoods, which have seen an uptick in burglaries.
The authority overseeing efforts to build a high-speed rail system in California has approved its revised business plan, sending the ambitious project to an uncertain fate in the Legislature.
The demolition of the old portion of the eastern span of the Bay Bridge is going to take several years longer than was originally estimated.