UPDATE: Oakland Chinatown Leader Demands Gov. Newsom Declare State Of Emergency; Residents Living In 'State Of Fear' Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce President Carl Chan asked Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday to deploy California Highway Patrol officers to the city's troubled streets and declare a local state of emergency in an attempt to stem the rapidly rising tide of brazen robberies and violent assaults.
UPDATE: Oakland Police Provide New Details in Brazen Chinatown Assault and RobberyPolice in Oakland on Friday confirmed they are investigating the brazen daylight armed robbery and assault of two men in Chinatown Thursday afternoon that was captured on camera.
VIDEO: Violent Robbery of Asian Senior in Oakland's Chinatown Caught on CameraA violent assault and robbery of an older Asian gentleman with a cane and a Good Samaritan who tried to assist him in Oakland's Chinatown Thursday afternoon was caught on camera.
Asian American Attacks: Local FBI Agents Encourage Oakland Victims to Step ForwardOn the heels of a public campaign encouraging victims of hate crimes to come forward and report them, the FBI on Thursday focused efforts in Oakland.
Asian American Attacks: Suspect Who Assaulted Oakland Leader Carl Chan Faces Hate Crime ChargePolice in Oakland on Monday confirmed the charging of a suspect in connection with last week's hate crime assault on Chinatown Chamber of Commerce President Carl Chan.
Asian American Attacks: Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce President Carl Chan AssaultedChinatown Chamber of Commerce President Carl Chan, who has spearheaded calls for increased police presence in the Oakland neighborhood during a rise in violence targeting Asia Americans, was the victim of a brazen daylight assault, authorities said.