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A surveillance photo shows a tan or grey 1995-97 Chevrolet Blazer traveling westbound on I-80 at 8:37 p.m. (California Highway Patrol)

Police Looking For Girl Seen Struggling With Woman At Bay Bridge Toll Plaza

The California Highway Patrol is looking for witnesses who may have seen a girl struggling with a man inside a car at the Bay Bridge toll plaza Saturday.

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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)

Oakland Officials To Enforce Ban On Nighttime Protests In The Streets

Saying protests that turn violent need to end, the Mayor of Oakland has come up with a new strategy, by cracking down on people who march on the streets at night.

05/22/2015

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Appeals Court Sides With YouTube In Anti-Muslim Film Case

In a victory for free speech advocates, a federal appeals court says YouTube should not have been forced to take down an anti-Muslim film that sparked violence in the Middle East and death threats to actors.

05/18/2015

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Police Keep Quiet After Swarming West Oakland With SWAT Teams, Explosive Devices

Oakland police served a search warrant in West Oakland early Tuesday morning that woke neighbors with what sounded like explosions.

05/13/2015

New car on Broadway Auto Row with shattered windows and covered in graffiti. (CBS)

Oakland Slow With Help For Broadway Auto Row Dealerships Damaged During Violent May Day Protests

It’s been over a week since the violent May Day protests in Oakland and Broadway’s Auto Row is still in a sorry state.

05/11/2015

A sign reading “OPD, You failed your city again.” in front of Precision Motors of Oakland on May 4, 2015. (CBS)

‘You Failed Your City,’ Oakland Business Owner’s Sign Criticizes Lack Of Police Response To May Day Rioters

An Oakland business owner is criticizing police for not doing enough after rioters broke windows and set a car on fire on the Broadway Auto Row when Friday’s May Day protest turned violent.

05/04/2015

Cars were vandalized along the Broadway Auto Row in Oakland during a protest that turned violent on May 1, 2015. (CBS)

Oakland May Day Protests Marred By Vandalism To Businesses, Cars On Auto Row

A May Day protest and march through the streets of Downtown Oakland turned violent Friday evening, with some businesses and cars being vandalized.

05/01/2015

Baltimore Police officers  push back a protestor on Reisterstown Road near Mowdamin Mall, April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. The funeral service for Freddie Gray, who died last week while in Baltimore Police custody, was held on Monday morning. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Officers Injured As Rioting, Looting Erupts In Baltimore Following Funeral In Police Custody Death

Angry crowds rioted in Baltimore, throwing rocks and bricks at police officers and looting stores hours after thousands attended the funeral of a man who died after being severely injured in police custody.

04/27/2015

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Two Men Violently Rob Woman At People’s Park In Berkeley

Police suspect two men robbed a 54-year-old woman at People’s Park in Berkeley Wednesday, University of California at Berkeley police said.

03/24/2015

Chyemil Pierce (Family photo/Oakland Police Dept.)

3 More Arrests In Daytime Shooting Death Of Oakland Mother Killed Protecting Her Children

Oakland police say they’ve made three more arrests in the fatal shooting of a 30-year-old mother who died protecting her young children in a crossfire last week.

03/16/2015

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