Stray Bullet from Celebratory Gunfire Lands In Oakland Teen's BedroomIt's not unusual for the Garcia family to hear celebratory gunfire and illegal fireworks on a daily basis at their Oakland home. But this past week, the disturbance came dangerously close.
Bay Area Fire Crews On Alert For Illegal Fourth Of July FireworksPolice and fire crews were on alert Friday trying to get illegal fireworks off Bay Area streets as demand for fireworks rose among people looking for alternatives to canceled public fireworks shows.
Oakland McDonald's Worker Alleges Attack By Customer Refusing To Wear MaskA worker at a McDonald's in Oakland has filed a complaint with Cal/OSHA alleging a customer at the drive-thru attacked her after she refused him service for not wearing a mask, as well as claiming prior incidents of worker abuse by customers and management's lack of concern for worker security.
Oakland Unified School District Leaders Share Scenarios For Reopening SchoolsNearly 2,600 families watched a presentation given Thursday night by Oakland Unified School District leaders, who described scenarios for reopening schools in the fall.
Alleged 'Boogaloo' Gunman Carrillo Pleads Not Guilty In Oakland Federal Officer SlayingThe man accused of killing a federal officer in Oakland during George Floyd protests in May on Thursday entered a not guilty plea.
CHP Seeks Help In Oakland I-580 Shooting That Injured 4 People; 2 With Major InjuriesTwo people suffered major injuries in a shooting Wednesday afternoon on Interstate Highway 580 in Oakland, according to the California Highway Patrol.
BART Raising Oakland Station Parking Fees Due To City's New TaxBART will raise parking fees at its Coliseum, Fruitvale, Lake Merritt, Macarthur, Rockridge and West Oakland stations due to a new parking fee tax in the city of Oakland.
4 Injured In Shooting Along Interstate 580 In East OaklandAll eastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 580 in East Oakland were blocked Wednesday following a shooting that injured multiple people, police said.
Oakland City Council To Revisit Recently Approved Budget Amid Calls To Defund PoliceDemands by residents to defund the police were heard Tuesday by Oakland City Council members who will now revisit the budget they approved last week.
Mayor Schaaf Launching Universal Basic Income Pilot Program To Help Low-Income Oakland ResidentsLow-income Oakland residents may be getting some much-needed cash every month to help make ends meet during the coronavirus pandemic.
Facebook Bans Hundreds Of Accounts Related To Boogaloo Extremist MovementFacebook on Tuesday banned hundreds of accounts, groups and pages that it said were linked to the Boogaloo movement.