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William J. "Bill" Bratton (Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Conde Nast)

Bratton Begins Work In Oakland, Says Crime Problem ‘Winnable’

Police expert William Bratton said Wednesday that he thinks fighting Oakland’s crime problem is “a very winnable situation.”

03/06/2013

Attendees wait their turn to speak inside Oakland City Council chambers, January 15, 2012. (CBS)

Oakland Plan To Hire Police Consultant Under Fire Over ‘Stop And Frisk’

Emotions ran high at Oakland City Hall on Tuesday night as dozens of people spoke out against a controversial plan to bring a former Los Angeles and New York police chief in to advise Oakland’s Police Department.

01/16/2013