Gov. Newsom Deploys CHP Officers To Oakland's Crime-Ridden StreetsAnswering a plea for state help, Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered California Highway Patrol officers to join Oakland police patrolling high-crime areas of the city in an effort to stem a deadly surge of violence that has claimed 77 lives already this year.
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.
Brazen Daylight Oakland Chinatown Street Attack, Shooting Caught on CameraSaturday afternoon in Oakland’s Chinatown a brazen sidewalk robbery attempt and shooting was captured on surveillance video.
UPDATE: FBI Joins Law Enforcement Effort to Curb Crime in Oakland's ChinatownThe FBI on Monday announced it getting involved in the fight to crack down on in crime in Oakland's Chinatown.
Violent Daytime Robberies Elevate Safety Fears In Oakland's Chinatown NeighborhoodFollowing two violent daytime robberies in Oakland Chinatown, business owners said foot traffic in the business district was way down over the weekend.
UPDATE: Violent Robbery Suspects Caught on Camera in Second Oakland Chinatown IncidentFor the second straight day, KPIX has obtained new video of a violent robbery targeting older victims on the same block of Oakland's Chinatown.
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.
Oakland Chinatown Leaders Fear Neighborhood Impact Of New Howard Terminal A's BallparkSome Asian-American community leaders believe Oakland's Chinatown neighborhood will lose big under the current A's Howard Terminal ballpark proposal. They believe the ballpark will clog up Chinatown traffic and speed up gentrification.
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.
Asian American Attacks: Volunteers Chaperoning Seniors in Oakland Chinatown to Ease ConcernsSince the Atlanta spa shootings earlier this week, a group that offers chaperone service to seniors in Oakland Chinatown said they saw a big increase in the number of volunteers.
Armed Guards, Volunteers Join Police to Patrol Streets in Oakland's ChinatownThe community in Oakland's Chinatown is fighting back in its own way to protect its citizens after a surge in violent attacks and robberies.
UPDATE: Alameda County DA Declines To Charge Oakland Chinatown Storeowner Who Foiled RobberyThe Alameda County District Attorney on Tuesday announced that charges would not be filed against the Oakland Chinatown liquor store owner who fired shots at suspects during an attempted robbery last month.
Oakland Police Source: Detectives Reluctant To Arrest Store Owner Who Foiled Robbery With GunAn anonymous police source told KPIX Wednesday that multiple Oakland police detectives and officers didn't want to arrest the Chinatown store owner who used a handgun to stop a woman from being robbed earlier this week.
Oakland Chinatown Shop Owner Arrested After Firing Handgun During RobberyA store owner in Oakland's Chinatown ended up behind bars Monday night after using a handgun to fight back in the latest of a string of violent crimes in the neighborhood.