Youth Uprising

East Oakland's Youth Uprising Transforms Lives For Future LeadersIn an East Oakland neighborhood, where some are even too scared to drive, there is a woman who has helped thousands of young people turn their lives around.
3 Largest Bay Area Cities To Hold Gun Buyback Drives During Sandy Hook 2-Year AnniversarySan Francisco, San Jose and Oakland will hold gun buyback programs this weekend on the two-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.
Oakland Police, CHP Cracking Down On SideshowsOakland police interim Chief Sean Whent and community partners held a news conference Monday afternoon to announce strategies to address sideshow activity in the city.
Oakland Nonprofits Awarded $1.4M In Grants Aimed At Reducing ViolenceFive Oakland nonprofits will share $1.4 million in job creation grants with an eye toward reducing street violence.
New Shooting Near Oakland Site Where Teenage Boy Gunned DownPolice were investigating whether gunshots fired on Leona Creek Drive in Oakland on Wednesday night are related to a shooting that killed a 15-year-old boy in the same neighborhood the night before.
Teen Killed In Oakland Shooting Had Hopes Of Becoming FirefighterAn aspiring firefighter had his life cut short after being gunned down in East Oakland Tuesday night.
Man Accused In San Leandro Killing Arrested In MississippiA 20-year-old man who worked at a well-known Oakland nonprofit has been arrested in Mississippi in connection with the fatal shooting of a man in unincorporated San Leandro in March, an Alameda County sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.
Oakland Braces for Mehserle Verdict