18-Year-Old Charged In Oakland Shooting Death Of Teen Last WeekAn 18-year-old felon was charged with murder on Tuesday for the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy in East Oakland last week.
Oakland Approves Ban On Background Checks For Prospective RentersFollowing a unanimous vote by the city council Tuesday night, Oakland has now become the first city in California to ban criminal background checks on potential renters.
Oakland Weighs Ban On Criminal Background Checks For Prospective TenantsOn Tuesday night, the city of Oakland is considering a new ordinance that would ban landlords from conducting criminal background checks on prospective tenants.
2 Ordered To Stand Trial In 2017 East Oakland Fatal ShootingAn ex-convict and another man have been ordered to stand trial on a murder charge for the fatal shooting of a San Leandro man in East Oakland in 2017.
Vehicle Recovered In Hit-And-Run That Killed Mother Outside Oakland Middle School; Reward OfferedOakland police say they are close to catching the man responsible for a hit-and-run that killed an Oakland mother, but they still need the public's help. Police recovered the suspect vehicle on Monday.
Thousands March In Oakland To Reclaim Martin Luther King Jr's LegacyThousands of people marched in Oakland Monday on the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday to reclaim the spirit of the man celebrated on this day, an activist said.
New HBO Documentary Follows Oakland Kids Preparing For MLK Oratorical FestA new HBO documentary will follow the monthslong efforts of Oakland children preparing for the annual MLK Oratorical Festival, where students honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through passionate speech and poems.
Moms 4 Housing Group Reaches Deal For Purchase Of Oakland Home Where Homeless Squatters EvictedThe activist group which supported the occupation of a vacant home in Oakland by homeless mothers has reached an agreement with the property owner and the city of Oakland for the purchase of the property.
Victim Identified In Fatal Oakland Hit-And-Run CrashA woman killed in a hit-and-run collision in Oakland early Sunday morning has been identified by the Alameda County coroner's bureau as 42-year-old Brooke Smith.
Woman Dies In Early Morning Oakland Hit-And-Run CrashA 42-year-old Oakland woman was killed early Sunday morning when her car was struck at the intersection Grand Ave and Macarthur Blvd by a driver who fled the scene, authorities said.
Student's Mom Killed in Hit-And-Run Outside Oakland Middle SchoolPolice in the East Bay on Friday night were investigating a fatal hit and run in Oakland that left a female victim in her 40s dead.