Protesters

Scene of a deadly officer-involved shooting on the 3400 block of Hollis St. in Oakland near the border with Emeryville.(Anna Duckworth/CBS)

Witness Describes Being Caught In Deadly Police Shooting In Oakland; Protesters Smash Windows In Emeryville

A woman pointed a revolver at a man pulling into the parking lot of a storage facility in West Oakland just before she was shot dead by Emeryville police on Tuesday afternoon, according to a witness, who was later confronted by protesters as he retrieved his bullet-damaged car.

02/04/2015

Protesters at Libby Schaaf Home

Oakland Mayor Schaaf: MLK Day Protests Outside Her Home Were ‘Legitimate’

A day after protesters staged a pre-dawn demonstration outside of newly inaugurated Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf’s home on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the mayor responded Tuesday by saying their complaints are legitimate.

01/21/2015

Protestors carry signs during a Martin Luther King Jr. day demonstration on January 19, 2015 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Coliseum BART Station Reopens After Closure By Police Brutality Protesters Gathered For MLK Day March

A large crowd of protesters left Fruitvale BART station in Oakland Monday afternoon, police said.

01/19/2015

Officer Phil White of the San Jose Police Department seen teaching a gang prevention class to San Jose elementary students (Bay Area News Group)

San Jose Police Officer Placed On Leave After Provocative Tweets To #BlackLivesMatter Protesters Won’t Face Criminal Charges

Prosecutors say the San Jose police officer who posted inflammatory and taunting social media messages about anti-police protesters won’t face criminal charges.

01/08/2015

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

(Public Instagram account of @thefembug)

Noose Found Hanging From Tree In Oakland’s Frank Ogawa Plaza; Likely Related To #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Oakland police are investigating a report of a noose found on a tree in Frank Ogawa Plaza on Tuesday.

12/18/2014

Chopper 5 over protests in Berkeley on December 10, 2014. (CBS)

Protesters Interrupt Talk By Peter Thiel On UC Berkeley Campus During Latest March, Vandalism Reported In Oakland

Protesters marched on the University of California, Berkeley campus and shut down a talk by PayPal co-founder and venture capitalist Peter Thiel Wednesday night.

12/10/2014

Berkeley Protest

1 Officer Hospitalized, 6 Arrested During Violent Overnight Berkeley Protest

Police on Sunday morning said six people were arrested during an overnight protest that turned violent in Berkeley.

12/07/2014

Protesters stage a "Die-In" over the grand jury's decision in the Eric

Protests In Oakland, San Francisco For 2nd Night In Response To Grand Jury Decision In NYPD Chokehold Death

Protests took place in both Oakland and San Francisco again Thursday evening in response to Wednesday’s grand jury decision not to indict a New York City police officer in the death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man who died after being placed in a chokehold.

12/04/2014

Oakland Vigil

Oakland Residents, Leaders Hold Vigil Following Violent Week Of Ferguson Protests

City leaders and community members in Oakland gathered Sunday evening in response to the protests and violence this past week in the Bay Area.

11/30/2014

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