Oakland Residents React To City Budget Plan to Cut Police Department FundingA day after the majority of Oakland's city council voted to slash over $17 million from the police department budget over the next two years, some residents were weighing on on how they felt about the cuts.
Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department BudgetThe Oakland City Council approved a budget early Thursday evening that will strip $17.4 million in funding from the Oakland Police Department and direct the money toward other programs.
San Francisco Grapples With Drastic Drop in Police RecruitsAs police departments across the country have had up to a third of its force quit or retire within the last year, the SFPD is facing a similar shortage.
Proposed Budget Cuts Could Cost Richmond Police Department Almost 2 Dozen OfficersThe defund the police movement has moved from theory to budget item in the city of Richmond, where the Reimagining Police Task Force has recommended taking $10.3 million from the police department's budget.
Proposed Reforms Of Oakland Police Department Draw Mixed ReactionsWhile the Defund the Police movement has gained steam following the outcry over George Floyd's death, what actually constitutes public safety and how it looks isn't an agreed-upon standard at the moment.
Antioch School Board Approves Return of Schools Resource OfficersAfter being delayed by protestors the night before, the Antioch Unified School Board voted Thursday to bring back school resource officers to campus