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Some of those arrested during a protest which blocked traffic on Interstate 80 in Berkeley on December 8, 2014 stand in a hallway outside an Oakland courtroom, January 6, 2015. (CBS)

Protesters Arrested For I-80 Shutdown Pack Oakland Court; No Charges Filed Yet

About 100 people who were arrested in an anti-police brutality protest in Berkeley last month appeared in court Tuesday but charges haven’t been filed against them.

01/06/2015

Oscar Grant Rally

Hundreds Gather At Oakland’s Fruitvale BART Station To Remember Oscar Grant

Several hundred people gathered in front of the Fruitvale BART station in Oakland Thursday to remember and celebrate the life of Oscar Grant III, who was shot and killed by a BART police officer there on New Year’s Day in 2009.

01/01/2015

(CBS SF)

At Least 29 Demonstrators Arrested During Police Brutality Protest In Oakland On New Year’s Eve

Oakland police said at least 29 people were arrested Wednesday night following protests in downtown Oakland.

01/01/2015

Protest

Demonstrators March Against Police Brutality In Oakland and San Francisco On New Year’s Eve

Police eyed the crowd for any sign of threats after the Northern California Regional Intelligence Center issued a warning about threats against law enforcement on New Year’s eve.

12/31/2014

Mendocino High School's basketball team. (Photo: Mendocino Sports Plus)

Ft. Bragg Unified Lifts Ban On “I Can’t Breathe T-Shirts” During Warm-Ups At School Tournament

Members of a California high school basketball team can wear T-shirts reading “I Can’t Breathe” during warm-ups at a tournament despite previously being told to stay home if they did.

12/29/2014

Mendocino Village

Mendocino High School Basketball Players Disinvited From Fort Bragg Tournament For Wearing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ T-Shirts

A North Coast high school basketball tournament has become a flashpoint in the ongoing protests over police killings of unarmed black men after Mendocino High players were disinvited from an event in Fort Bragg because of concerns they would wear “I Can’t Breathe” T-shirts during warmups.

12/27/2014

Protesters in Oakland vandalized a Christmas tree in Jack London Square Thursday evening. (CBS)

Oakland Protesters Smash Windows, Vandalize Christmas Tree In ‘No Time Off’ Demonstration

A protest march targeting police shootings turned violent in Oakland on Christmas night as protesters smashed windows, looted stores and damaged a Christmas in Jack London Square.

12/25/2014

Salvation Army kettle

Oakland Protests Blamed For Huge Drop In Salvation Army Donations

A charity group is blaming violent protests in Oakland for a huge drop in donations this holiday season.

12/25/2014

Protesters upset with a grand jury's decision not to charge a New York City police officer in the death of Eric Garner march in Oakland on December 3, 2014. (CBS)

What Legal Reforms Are Likely To Come Out Of Recent Officer-Involved Deaths?

As protests against police brutality in the Michael Brown and Eric Garner cases continue, a variety of legal reforms could likely come out of all this action.

12/22/2014

New AC Transit Bus

Oakland Protests Force AC Transit To Detour Buses

AC Transit reports that many bus routes are being detoured in Oakland Thursday afternoon due to protests planned in the downtown area.

12/18/2014

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