Former Judge Teaches Class In Oakland On 'How Not To Get Shot' By The PoliceAdministrative law judge Demetrius Shelton says behavior that used to get kids sent to the principal’s office, now gets them thrown in jail.
Woman Pleads No Contest In Hayward Attack On Blues Singer Over Trayvon Martin TributeA woman pleaded no contest Friday to physical elder abuse for attacking blues singer Lester Chambers after he dedicated a song to Trayvon Martin at a festival in Hayward last July.
Blackface Costumes Revive Controversy At HalloweenKelsey Crowe, who teaches in San Francisco, has been following the fracas & she sees more tribute to than hatred in Hough's costume...
Bay Area Singer Seeks $5M For Attack During Trayvon Martin TributeThe city of Hayward and the Bay Area Blues Society are partially responsible for a woman's attack on blues singer Lester Chambers after he dedicated a song to Trayvon Martin at blues festival last month, Chambers' attorney alleged Monday.
Charges In Attack Of Bay Area Singer During Trayvon Martin TributeA woman has been charged with felony counts of assault and elder abuse in an attack on 73-year-old R&B singer Lester Chambers at an East Bay blues festival where he had just dedicated a song to Trayvon Martin.
'Fruitvale Station' Movie Delivers Nuanced Portrait Of Oscar GrantOscar Grant did not deserve to die. That is the central message of the new film "Fruitvale Station."
Oakland Chief Admits 'Intelligence Failure' In Handling Of Zimmerman ProtestOakland Interim Police Chief Sean Whent said the department made mistakes in the handling of the initial protest the night of the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.
Bay Area Joins Nationwide Rallies For Civil Rights Charges Against Zimmerman
Calls For Peaceful Oakland Protests Heard At Latest Zimmerman Verdict Rally Hundreds fanned out in the streets of Oakland Friday night demanding justice for Trayvon Martin, but much of the talk on the streets was about the need for peaceful protest.
'Black Twitter' Credited With Torpedoing Zimmerman Juror Book DealJust hours after it was announced that unidentified juror B37 from the George Zimmerman trial had a book deal. the agent dropped her, following a huge backlash on a sub-culture of Twitter known as 'Black Twitter.'
Photos, Video Of Suspects In Oakland Zimmerman Vandalism ReleasedThe Oakland Police Department released photos and video surveillance footage of individuals responsible for acts of vandalism in Oakland during protests against the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the Trayvon Martin shooting case in Florida.
Oakland Police Changing Tactics After Zimmerman Protest ViolenceOakland police Chief Sean Whent and Mayor Jean Quan pledged Wednesday that police will change their tactics in future protests to try to prevent the acts of violence that occurred in protests on recent nights.