Thieves Swarm East Bay Stores, Pharmacies, Dispensaries In Brazen Weekend Crime SpreeMobs of thieves went on a weekend crime-spree, robbing department and jewelry stores, cannabis dispensaries and pharmacies. Dozens of business were hit.
Oakland PD Chief Armstrong: Lastest Wave of Violence 'Unprecedented;' Urges Action From City GovernmentOakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong Monday called the recent wave of violent crime "unprecedented" and urged lawmakers to get over their political differences to help police stop the bloodshed.
Prog-Influenced Metal Bands Bring Tandem Tour to the FoxTwo leading lights of progressive heavy music share the stage at the Fox Theater in Oakland when Mastodon and Opeth bring their current tandem tour to the East Bay on Dec. 2nd.
UPDATE: Oakland Carjacking Suspect Fatally Wounded In Gunfire Exchange With PoliceAn Oakland carjacking suspect, who rammed several patrol vehicles Saturday, was fatally wounded after opening fire on pursing officers in a quiet Rockridge neighborhood.
UPDATE: Family Remembers Jasper Wu as Toddler Killed in I-880 Shooting Laid to RestFamily of slain toddler Jasper Wu held an emotional funeral in Oakland Friday, remembering the young boy senselessly killed in the crossfire of a recent freeway shooting.
Contra Costa Highway Cameras Could Be Example for AlamedaThe recent freeway shootings in Oakland have sparked calls for more security cameras on Bay Area roadways, but this isn't the first time gun violence has led to calls for more surveillance.
Oakland to Receive $14.5M Federal Grant for Waterfront Revitalization, Other ImprovementsOfficials in Oakland have major plans to revitalize and improve access to the waterfront, largely thanks to the infusion of federal funds that will turn those plans into reality.
UPDATE: One Person Arrested in Fatal Double Shooting at Downtown Oakland High-RisePolice in Oakland on Friday confirmed they have one person in custody in connection with the double homicide that left man and woman dead in a high-rise residential building early Thursday morning.
UPDATE: Woman In Vehicle Shot Dead Along I-80 Approach To Bay Bridge Toll Plaza In OaklandA woman riding in a vehicle was shot dead along the westbound approach to the Bay Bridge toll plaza Thursday morning.
COVID: School Clinics Help Alameda County Outpace State In Vaccinating KidsThursday's clinic at Markham Elementary is part of the effort to get more kids vaccinated across Oakland and Alameda County.
State Attorney General Announces Investigation Into Instagram’s Impact On YouthCalifornia Attorney General Rob Bonta announced on Thursday a nationwide investigation into the company formerly known as Facebook and the impact its app Instagram has on America’s youth.
Two Killed In Early Morning Downtown Oakland High-Rise ShootingA man and woman were found shot to death in a downtown Oakland high-rise residential building early Thursday, the 121st and 122nd homicides of the year in the East Bay community.
'People In Oakland Deserve To Be Safe' – Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong Laments Rising Violence, HomicidesIn a one-on-one interview with KPIX 5, Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong discussed the brutal violence his city has seen so far this year and made an urgent plea with the community.
Two Alameda County Sheriff's Deputies Injured After Suspect Hits Them in Stolen CarTwo East Bay deputies were hospitalized late Wednesday morning when they were struck by a suspect in a stolen car who later was taken into custody, according to authorities.
Residents Near Oakland's Jack London Square Frustrated Over Rampant Car Break-Ins - 'I Felt Really Violated'People living in an apartment building near Oakland’s Jack London Square say the parking situation has become a nightmare, as their garage has become a target for repeated break-ins.