UPDATE Latest Oakland Shootings Leave 1 Dead, 1 WoundedTwo shootings in the last 24 hours in East Oakland left one man dead and another wounded, police said Thursday.
Oakland POA: City Hits Grim Milestone With 100th Murder In 2020The Oakland Police Officers Association on Tuesday said that the city tallied its 100th murder victim in a single year for the first time since 2012, despite concerted efforts by police to stem the rising tide of street violence.
Oakland Homicide Rate Drops To Lowest Level Since 1999Oakland’s homicide rate is at its lowest level since 1999. The city’s end-of-year crime report shows that there were 68 homicides in Oakland in 2018.
African Americans Have Made Up More Than Half Of Homicides In San Francisco In 201512 of the 23 people killed in San Francisco in 2015 have been African American.
KCBS In Depth: Chief Compares SJ Policing To Hospital TriageWhen a job is big but resources are shrinking, it's all about prioritizing - and that's something the police chief of the Bay Area's largest city knows all too well.
San Jose Communities Concerned Over Surprising Homicide Rate JumpSan Jose’s rising homicide rate was a subject of great concern at a community meeting this week, as the city is on track to have the most killings since the 1980s.