Joshua Pawlik Shooting: Report Criticizes Oakland Mayor Schaaf, Former OPD Chief KirkpatrickA newly-released report criticizes Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and former police chief Anne Kirkpatrick over the fatal police shooting of Joshua Pawlik.
Oakland Police Officers Fired For Fatal 2018 Shooting Of Joshua Pawlik ReinstatedFive Oakland police officers who were fired last year for their roles in the fatal shooting of Joshua Pawlik in Oakland in 2018 have been reinstated because the Oakland Police Commission violated open meeting laws, the officers' lawyers said.
Oakland Tentatively Approves $1.4M Settlement In Fatal Police Shooting Of Joshua PawlikThe city of Oakland has tentatively agreed to pay $1.4 million to the family of a homeless man with mental health issues who was fatally shot by Oakland police officers two years ago.
Oakland Officers Sue City After Firing Over Shooting Of Homeless ManFive Oakland police officers were given termination notices after a controversial 2018 officer-involved shooting that killed a homeless man. Now the officers are filing a civil lawsuit against the city and the Police Commission to get their jobs back.
Oakland Police Union Blasts Recommendation To Fire Officers In Fatal ShootingThe union that represents Oakland police officers issued a statement on Thursday criticizing the Oakland Police Commission's recommendation that five officers involved in the fatal shooting last year of a homeless man with mental issues be fired.
Independent Monitor Not Convinced Oakland Police Killing Of Homeless Man JustifiedAccording to documents released by the city of Oakland, at least one investigator was not convinced that the shooting of Joshua Pawlik by Oakland police officers in 2018 was justified.
Attorney Appointed To Investigate Fatal Oakland Police Shooting Of Homeless ManAn outside investigator has been appointed to re-examine the fatal shooting of a homeless man with mental health issues who was fatally shot by four Oakland police officers last year.
Suit Filed Against 4 Oakland Officers Involved In 2018 ShootingA federal civil rights lawsuit has been filed against four Oakland police officers on behalf of the mother of a man shot dead by the officers last year.