Oakland Chinatown Cash-Only Businesses Convert To Credit To Stop Attacks On AsiansFor years, Asian owned and operated businesses in Oakland's Chinatown had run on a largely cash-only model. Now that cash makes them a easy target for criminals.
West Oakland Residents Oppose Proposed Port Of Oakland Sand And Gravel Storage SiteThe Port of Oakland's Board of Commissioners will consider a proposed sand and gravel storage facility on their property at a meeting later this week, but the proposal is facing strong opposition from some West Oakland residents who say they are tired of having to live with the dirty air coming from the Port.
Oakland Police Arrest Suspect In Violent Shoving of Elderly Woman In ChinatownOakland Police announced Tuesday that officers arrested the suspect believed to have pushed an elderly woman in the city’s Chinatown district weeks ago.
Woman Escapes Captors After Being Kidnapped, Trafficked; 2 Arrested in South San FranciscoTwo people were arrested Sunday morning in South San Francisco following the discovery that a young woman had been kidnapped and trafficked, police said Monday.
UPDATE: Oakland Police Arrest Suspect Caught on Video Assaulting Elderly Asian Woman in ChinatownPolice in Oakland on Monday confirmed the recent arrest of a suspect who was wanted for shoving an elderly Asian woman to the ground earlier this month.
Oakland Police Make 2 Arrests, Seize Vehicles, Firearms In Connection With Weekend SideshowsPolice in Oakland announced arrests, along with vehicle and weapons seizures in connection with sideshow activity in the city over the weekend.
Port Of Oakland Reports Record Import Volume In 2021; Declines In ExportsThe Port of Oakland is reporting a record volume of imports for 2021 but a decline in the number of exports due to supply chain "misery."
Facebook Faces Wrongful Death Suit From Family Of Slain Oakland Federal Guard David UnderwoodA wrongful death lawsuit against Facebook, which recently changed its name to Meta, was filed Thursday on behalf of the sister of a federal officer shot and killed in Oakland by an alleged member of an extremist group, attorneys for the woman said.
Oakland Police Arrest Homicide Suspect Who Fatally Shot Male Victim, Fired at FirefightersPolice in Oakland on Friday confirmed the arrest of a person who fatally shot a victim and also fired at Oakland firefighters Thursday evening, according to authorities.
Man Found Pinned to Death Between Pickup Truck, Pole In East OaklandA person's death is under investigation after being found pinned between a truck and a pole Wednesday night, police said.
Oakland Police Arrest Four in Separate Weapons and Drug BustsPolice in Oakland on Thursday confirmed the recent arrests of four suspects in connection with two weekend busts involving firearms and illegal drugs, according to authorities.