Antioch, Oakland Police Announce Arrests In Series Of Shootings Blamed On Gang WarPolice in Oakland and Antioch announced on Thursday the arrests of suspected gang members involved in a feud that authorities say is fueling much of the gun violence plaguing both cities.
Man Shot Dead In East Oakland; 3rd Homicide In Less Than 24 HoursA man died in a shooting Thursday afternoon in East Oakland, police said Friday.
OPD Sets Up Special Investigative Unit To Deal With Oakland's Soaring Murder RateViolent crime has gotten so bad in Oakland, police are creating a new investigative unit to stop it.
2 Arrests, 6 Vehicles Towed, 10 Citations Issued During Oakland Sideshow ActivityIllegal sideshow activity in Oakland Sunday resulted in the arrest of two people, ten others issued citations, and the towing of six vehicles. A firearm was also recovered, police said Monday.
Update: Suspect Arrested In Latest Oakland Attack On Elderly Asian Man IdentifiedA suspect in yet another unprovoked attack on an elderly Asian man in Oakland has been arrested and identified by a police source, authorities said Thursday.
Oakland Advances MACRO Plan For Mental Health Crisis Response Not Involving PoliceOakland stepped closer Tuesday toward a program for mental health crisis response that does not involve police.
UPDATE: Oakland Police Locate Missing WomanOakland Police requested the public Tuesday help officers find a young woman who was last seen two days before.
UPDATE: Man Critically Injured After Being Set on Fire in East Oakland DiesA man died late Monday afternoon after suffering critical injuries when he was set on fire in East Oakland last week, police said.
Man in Critical Condition After Being Set on Fire In OaklandA man was in critical condition Wednesday night after someone set him on fire in East Oakland.
Man Found Shot Dead In East OaklandA man died Tuesday night following a shooting in East Oakland, police said Wednesday.
7 Arrested, Guns Seized Following Weekend Shooting In OaklandA shooting over the weekend in Oakland led to the arrest of seven people and the recovery of multiple firearms, police said Monday.
Police Arrest Berkeley Man Who Allegedly Posted "Disturbing" Threats Against AsiansA Berkeley man was arrested Monday in connection with criminal threats made on social media that were investigated as a hate crime.
Proposed Reforms Of Oakland Police Department Draw Mixed ReactionsWhile the Defund the Police movement has gained steam following the outcry over George Floyd's death, what actually constitutes public safety and how it looks isn't an agreed-upon standard at the moment.
Off-Duty Oakland Cops Hired to Patrol Big Retailers Hard-Hit by ThievesSome stores in Oakland are paying upwards of $100 per hour for off-duty police officers to provide security after crime rates spiked in the past few months.
Oakland Native LeRonne Armstrong Sworn In As Chief Of Police In Emotional CeremonyIn an emotional ceremony in front of his former high school, Oakland native LeRonne Armstrong was sworn in Monday as his city's Chief of Police after more than 20 years with the department.