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.
UPDATE: Suspect Arrested In Oakland Chinatown Elderly AssaultsA suspect has been arrested in a series of assaults against elderly victims in Oakland's Chinatown, new Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong announced Monday.
Police Step Up Investigation Into Assault on Asian American Seniors in Oakland ChinatownOakland police said Thursday they are searching for the suspect who was caught on camera forcefully pushing down a 91-year-old man in Chinatown and victimizing two others
Oakland Police Seek Suspect In 3 Chinatown AssaultsPolice in Oakland are have released surveillance photos of a man suspected of attacking three people, including a man in his 90s, in the city's Chinatown last weekend.
Showdown Over Police Resources As Oakland's Chinatown Sees Spike In Violent RobberiesResidents and businesses in Oakland's Chinatown say their neighborhood is under siege from increasingly violent robberies, but the response has turned into a showdown over police resources as the city faces a massive budget deficit.
Oakland Police Warn Of Increased Chinatown Crime; Incidents Against Asian Americans IncreasingWith Lunar New Year approaching this week, Oakland police said they have been warning residents that robberies and burglaries are on the rise in the city's Chinatown.
Hundreds Turn Out To Clean Up Oakland Chinatown Businesses Damaged In LootingHundreds of community members came together Sunday in Oakland's Chinatown to clean up damage from looters and vandals during recent unrest.
Bay Area Families Ready Homes To Welcome Year of the RoosterThe lunar new year officially begins with Saturday's new moon and, for Asian families, Friday was about decorating the home and cooking the big holiday meal.
Oakland Chinatown SRO Tenants Allege Elder Abuse, Wrongful Eviction In Rental LawsuitThe lawsuit claims fair housing violations, habitability defects, wrongful and constructive eviction and elder abuse by owners, landlords and managers of a single-room occupancy building on the edge of Oakland's Chinatown.
Oakland Chinatown Merchants Hope Security Cameras Will Cut CrimeSixteen new surveillance cameras were installed in Oakland's Chinatown as a crime deterrent after the Asian community gathered to discuss ways to improve safety in their community.