Oakland Pays $15,000 To Nurses' Assistant For Jean Quan Car CrashThe city of Oakland has settled with the woman who got into a car accident with then-mayor Jean Quan.
Developer Expected To Present Plans For Raiders- A's Shared Oakland Site On MondayWe may know sometime Monday whether a plan to build a new football stadium for the Oakland Raiders in the East Bay is still in play. A San Diego developer is expected to present proposed plans for a $1 billion stadium project.
Raiders, A's Asked To Compete For Best Plan To Redevelop Oakland ColiseumIn a political shift that signals change at Oakland City Hall, the mayor and Alameda County appear to be on the same page to allow both the A's and the Raiders to submit competing proposals for the Coliseum site.
Mayor Jean Quan Says Oakland Violent Crime Dropped In 2014Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that violent crime in her city has decreased by a "significant" amount this year for the second consecutive year.
Oakland Mayor Says Police Body Cameras Have Cut Use-Of-Force Incidents Significantly In 5 YearsOakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that there’s been a “significant decrease” in use-of-force incidents by her city’s police officers since they began wearing body cameras four years ago.
Oakland To Offer 'Healing Centers' As Police, Shop Owners Prepare For Ferguson VerdictBusiness owners in Oakland prepped their storefronts in anticipation of protests over an expected grand jury decision on the police shooting of an unarmed man in Ferguson Missouri.
Latest Academy Brings Oakland Police Department To More Than 700 Officers; Feds Gives Positive ReviewsFriday was a proud day for the Oakland Police Department. Not only did the 170th graduating class of their police academy hold commencement, the department as a whole received a good report card from their federal overseers.
Woman Involved In Car Crash With Oakland Mayor Quan Files Lawsuit
Former State Senate President Pro Tem Don Perata Endorses Bryan Parker For Oakland MayorJust six days before the election, one candidate won a key endorsement on Wednesday in the race for Mayor of Oakland from the man who finished second the last time around.
Jimmy Kimmel Skewers Gun-Toting, Fringe Oakland Mayoral Candidate Over Stance On MasturbationOakland's mayoral race became fodder for late night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel, who on Monday caught wind of one candidate with a bizarre stance on the digital divide, among other things.
3 Oakland Mayoral Candidates Form Alliance To Use Ranked-Choice Voting To Their AdvantageThree of Oakland’s mayoral candidates are forming an alliance to try to take advantage of the city's ranked-choice voting system.
Oakland Mayoral Candidates Put Differences Aside To Support Public Safety Measure Z The race for Mayor of Oakland is heating up with just three weeks to go, but on Monday the top candidates all campaigned with a common goal— to preach the benefits of funding for more police with Measure Z.
Governor Brown Endorses Councilwoman Libby Schaaf For Oakland Mayor California Governor Jerry Brown endorsed Oakland City Councilwoman Libby Schaaf in the city’s mayors’ race on Monday.
Dog Candidate To Officially Start Run At Oakland Mayor's Office ThursdayThe geniuses who came up with the idea of running Einstein the dog for office - a group of Occupy Oakland veterans - say the idea is not just political tail-wagging, but a commentary on how difficult it is to hold any individual accountable for running the city. They plan to host an event Thursday at 10 a.m. on the steps of City Hall to lay out their platform.
Oakland Mayor, Garbage Companies Reach DealA tentative agreement has been reached to settle a dispute over the city of Oakland's garbage contract.