Oakland Beefs Up Police Patrols In Effort To Stop Illegal SideshowsThe Oakland Police Department on Saturday morning reported the department will dedicate a contingency of law enforcement officers this weekend to deter illegal sideshow activity.
Accused Serial Police Impersonator Freed On Bail After 3 More Arrests In Past MonthA judge on Thursday denied a prosecutor’s request to take an Oakland man accused of impersonating a police officer three times in the past month into custody, instead allowing him to go free on $5,000 bail, according to court records.
BART Board Approves Fare Increases Through 2026The BART Board of Directors voted Thursday on a fare increase for its fiscal 2020 budget, which includes incremental fare increases through 2026.
Oakland Ghost Ship Defendant Calls On Character Witness To Attest To Harris' TruthfulnessAttorneys for Ghost Ship warehouse creative director Max Harris on Thursday called another character witness to the stand to testify that he thinks Harris is truthful.
Man Found Dead Inside Oakland Home; Police Investigating Death As SuspiciousOakland police are investigating a suspicious death of a man found lying inside his residence on Wednesday night.
Man Killed In East Oakland ShootingA male victim died in a shooting in East Oakland late Wednesday night, police said.
Throughout The Years, Warriors Fans Have Seen It All At Oracle ArenaBy almost any standard, Oracle Arena is a bit of an antique, opening in 1966. Before the team plays its last game in Oakland, Warriors fans can truly say they saw it all in this arena--and it was loud.
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf Puts 2 NBA Finals Game 6 Tickets Up For Charity AuctionOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf has taken two tickets to watch Thursday's NBA Finals Game 6 from the city of Oakland's suite at Oracle Arena and put them up for auction to raise money for the Alameda County Community Food Bank.
Man Killed In West Oakland ShootingA male victim died in a shooting in West Oakland on Tuesday night, police said.
Oakland City Council Holds Long Hearing On Budget, But Postpones ActionThe Oakland City Council held a marathon special meeting on Monday night on the city's budget for the next two fiscal years, but didn't take any action on the subject.
Warriors Fans Celebrate Clutch Game 5 WinThe Warriors summoned the magic they needed to keep their season alive during Game 5 of the NBA Finals Monday night.
Defense Attorneys Trying To Shift Blame For Deadly Fire In Ghost Ship TrialAttorneys for Derek Almena and Max Harris, the two men being held responsible for the deaths of 36 people, are trying to show that others also played a significant role in the tragedy.
Record Temperatures Trigger Excessive Heat Warning; Elevate Fire DangerA high pressure system parked off the Northern California coast sent temperatures soaring to record levela, triggering an excessive heat warning and a spare the air alert for unhealthy air.
Warriors Fans, Oakland Mayor Show Off Pride, Rings Ahead Of Game 4Golden State Warriors fans lined up near Lake Merritt in Oakland Friday morning to show their Warriors pride ahead of Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors.
Craving Barbecue? Here Are Oakland's Top 5 OptionsHoodline crunched the numbers to find the top barbecue spots in Oakland, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings.