The family of Peter Cukor claims that police failed to correctly prioritize his call before he was bludgeoned to death.
Police dispatch tapes show officers didn’t immediately respond to a Berkeley man’s nonemergency call about an intruder before the homeowner was bludgeoned to death with a ceramic pot.
A new policy has been put in place that will call for police to respond only if a break-in can be verified.
Oakland Mayor Jean Quan has appointed an independent investigator to evaluate the police use of force in responding to Occupy demonstrations.
Dozens of students and faculty at the University of California, Berkeley gathered Tuesday for teach-ins at an outdoor plaza as part of a campus strike to protest tuition hikes and budget cuts.
As a result of police officer layoffs, anonymous noise complaints, burglar alarms and non-injury car crashes will now fall under the category of ‘non-response.’
Oakland, Calif. (KCBS/BCN) Community activists and National Lawyers Guild members are alleging that the Oakland Police Department and other agencies used excessive force in responding to the protest after the verdict in the trial of […]