UPDATE: Witness Claims Oakland Police Searching for Wrong Car in Road Rage HomicideThe family member who was driving when a teen girl was fatally shot during a road rage incident in Oakland last week told KPIX Friday that Oakland police have identified the wrong car as the suspect vehicle.
'Everybody In This City Should Be Hurt;' Emotional Oakland Police Chief Reveals Teen Girl Died In Road Rage ShootingAn emotional Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong went again before cameras Thursday to condemn the latest shooting which left a teenage girl dead, imploring members of the community to work together with police to help stop the scourge of gun violence.
UPDATE: Oakland Officer, Suspect Wounded In Shootout; Suspect Surrenders After Tense Standoff A suspect wounded an Oakland police officer early Wednesday and was also shot by police before barricading himself inside a building, triggering a tense standoff that ended when negotiators convinced him to surrender, authorities said.
UPDATE: Oakland City Council Votes To Hire, Train More Police After Spike in HomicidesIn a 6-to-2 vote, the Oakland City Council voted to increase the number of new police recruits in the face of the city's escalating problems with deadly street violence..
UPDATE: Man Shot During East Oakland Carjacking; Latest In Spate Of Gun ViolenceOakland police reported a carjacking and shooting Tuesday afternoon, the latest in a recent spate of gun violence.
'It's Devastating'; Storeowner's Surveillance Video Captures Oakland Crash That Left 6 Children Injured When Gaspar Gamez checked his surveillance camera video at his Oakland business, he was shocked to see what it had recorded.
6 Children, 4 Adults Hurt In Oakland DUI Crash; 2 Children Critically InjuredTen people, including six children, were injured in a crash involving a suspected drunk driver in Oakland Thursday evening, with two children in critical condition.
Oakland City Council May Soon Vote on Police Staffing IncreaseAn Oakland city councilmember thinks the council will have enough votes later this month to provide more police officers to the Police Department.
Update: Victims' Attorneys Cautiously Optimistic Oversight of Oakland Police Will End SoonBy January, victim's attorneys hope to be able to end federal oversight of the Oakland Police Department, civil rights attorney John Burris said Friday.
Oakland Police Chief Laments Sobering Crime Stats, Recent Murders - 'A Particularly Bad Last Seven Days'Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong paused 87 seconds during a media briefing Thursday afternoon in honor of the 87 lives lost to violence in his city this year.
Police in Oakland Investigate Shooting at 8th and Broadway Near ChinatownPolice in Oakland on Tuesday afternoon were investigating a non-injury shooting in the downtown area not far from Chinatown, according to authorities.
Hail of Bullets Reported Near Oakland Preschool; Woman Grazed In GunfireOakland police were investigating a pair of shootings Thursday night after being alerted by residents who heard a fusillade of bullets in their neighborhood.
1 Dead, 2 Injured In Separate Oakland ShootingsOne man was killed and two others injured in early morning shootings in Oakland, police said Thursday.
UPDATE: Oakland Police Chief Hopes to Tap Into Public Support with Anti-Violence RallyPolice Chief LeRonne Armstrong on Wednesday talked about his new strategy for combating a surge in violent crime that has gripped his city this year, just hours before going public with his road map for the department through 2024.
Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong To Unveil 'Stand Up for Safe Oakland' Initiative After Chaotic July 4th WeekendOakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong is set to announce a safe streets initiative in the wake of a chaotic 4th of July weekend punctuated by shootings, illegal fireworks, a homicide, and another raucous sideshow.