Asian Gang Expert for Oakland Police Pleads Guilty to BriberyA man who spent decades busting Chinese-American gangs in Oakland is now facing jail time after he pleaded guilty to taking bribes.
Oakland Police Serve 16 Warrants In 3 Counties, Arrest 12 In Gang RaidPolice in Oakland deployed a number of tactical teams Thursday morning to serve 16 warrants in at least three counties, making 12 arrests while seizing drugs, cash and a number of firearms, according to Acting Deputy Chief Roland Holmgren.
Oakland Police At Scene Of Barricaded Suspect Near Harrison And 29th StreetsPolice in Oakland have responded to the area of Harrison and 29th streets Thursday morning for a barricaded suspect.
Dozens of Cars Towed, Several Arrests at Multiple Oakland SideshowsPolice towed almost 100 cars and made two arrests resulting from sideshow activity at various locations throughout the city early Sunday morning.
Oakland Police Investigate Shots Fired Near Elementary SchoolPolice in Oakland on Friday were investigating a barrage of gunshots fired right next to an elementary school Thursday afternoon that sent terrified students running for cover.
Four Killings In Less Than 48 Hours Prompt Oakland Police To Boost PatrolsOakland police were putting additional officers on the streets this week in response to an alarming spike in fatal shootings.
2 Killed, 3 Hurt in Separate Oakland ShootingsShootings early Sunday morning left two men dead and injured three other people, police said.
Study Credits Oakland Ceasefire Strategy For Reducing Gun ViolenceA new study indicates that a six-year-old strategy to reduce group-related gun violence in Oakland has resulted in a 32 percent reduction in gun homicides and a 43 percent decrease in gang-involved shootings.
3 Wounded in Separate Oakland Shootings on FridayThree people were wounded in separate Oakland shootings on Friday, police said Saturday morning.
Tearful, Emotional Statements Begin At Ghost Ship Fire SentencingThe first day of angry, tearful statements filled an Alameda County courtroom Thursday morning as family members and love ones got a chance to speak at the emotionally charged formal sentencing hearing in the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire.
Oakland Officials Debate Cost Of Police Data AnalysisA debate was raging in Oakland Thursday as officials argued over whether the city budget should continue to cover the cost of analyzing data on police stops.
Civil Suits Follow In Wake Of Ghost Ship Fire Plea DealRelatives of people killed in a 2016 California warehouse fire say others besides the two men who agreed to plea deals are responsible for their losses.
Plea Deal Finalized In Deadly Ghost Ship Warehouse FireThe two men charged with 36 counts of involuntary manslaughter in Oakland's deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire agreed to a no contest plea deal Tuesday in exchange sentences of less than 10 years in county jail.
Oakland Mom Who Lost Legs In Hit-and-Run Says Culprit Is Her NeighborA hit-and-run driver slammed into a young Oakland woman's car three years ago, leaving her without her legs. Her family says they've known who did it from the start but the police made no arrests until KPIX began asking questions.
Source: Oakland Ghost Warehouse Ship Fire Defendants Make Plea DealThere was a major development in a closely watched criminal case Friday as KPIX 5 learned that the two men charged in the deadly Ghost Ship warehouse fire have made a deal with prosecutors.