Friends Stunned By Well-Known Oakland Educator Dirk Tillotson's SlayingWhile Oakland homicide detectives attempt to unravel the details surrounding his slaying, friends were stunned and in mourning for well-known educator Dirk Tillotson, who was killed in his home becoming the city's 105th homicide victim.
One Dead, Three Wounded In Early Sunday Morning Shooting In Oakland's Uptown NeighborhoodA Stockton man was killed and three others were wounded early Sunday in a shooting in Oakland's Uptown District.
One Dead, Two Wounded In Early Sunday Morning Oakland Shooting An Alameda man was killed and two women wounded early Sunday in a downtown Oakland shooting, authorities said.
Fresno Woman Dies In Early Morning Oakland ShootingA Fresno woman was killed early Friday morning in the latest of the continuing rise of gun-related homicides on Oakland streets.
Cousin Arrested In Oakland Slaying Of Dellmor Brown A 33-year-old Oakland man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his cousin in the 2800 block of Macarthur Blvd. on August 18.
Shopping Cart DNA Links Suspect To Beating Death Of Oakland Homeless WomanA man has been charged with murdering a homeless woman in Oakland after authorities linked him to DNA found on a metal cart used to attack her.
Oakland Police Seek Leads In 2011 Cold Case Murder Of Bianca AugustOakland police cold case detectives were asking the public's help in identifying and locating the gunman responsible for the 2011 homicide of Bianca August.
'Hearing The Constant Gunfire'; 2 Dead, Nearly A Dozen Shootings In Oakland Over 36-Hour SpanAs a life-long Oakland resident, Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong said Monday that his department was determined to halt the recent surge in gun violence which included two homicides and nearly a dozen shootings over a 36-hour span.
Oakland Shooting Leaves 2 DeadTwo people were fatally shot in East Oakland early Sunday morning, according to Oakland police crime logs.
Man Shot In Hand By Armed Robber Who Stole Phones Saturday Night In OaklandThe suspect, who was allegedly armed with a black handgun, fled the scene, police said.
CHP Breaks Up Sideshow On I-580 In OaklandThe CHP broke up an illegal sideshow on Interstate 580 near the Fruitvale Ave. exit in Oakland early Sunday morning.
Oakland Councilwoman Proposes New City Department To Address RacismOakland City Councilwoman Desley Brooks expects to propose a new city department that would address systemic racism within the city government and in the city to the full City Council by the end of the month.
Oakland Mayor Quan Honors 22 Community Youth Intervention ProgramsOakland Mayor Jean Quan says the city must continue with its systematic approach to fighting violence that involves prevention, intervention and law enforcement.
Community Leaders Stand United Following Violent Stretch In OaklandWith five murders in a span of 18 hours earlier this week, Oakland police Chief Howard Jordan said they are continuing to fight crime as best as they can.
Some Victims Identified In String Of Fatal Oakland ShootingsPolice have released the names of three recent homicide victims who were killed during a string of gun violence that left five dead between Monday night and Tuesday afternoon.