Oscar Grant's Family Fights To Rename Fruitvale Station In His HonorNearly 10 years after a BART police officer shot and killed Oscar Grant on a station platform in 2009, Grant’s family is fighting to change the name of Fruitvale Station, where he died.
Oakland's Symbolic 'Love Life' Welcome Sign StolenThe father who fought for years to put up the "Love Life" sign that welcomed visitors to Oakland is desperate to get it back after it was stolen.
Oscar Grant Friends, Family Keep His Memory Alive Amid Other Police ShootingsA long list of people have been killed by Bay Area police officers since the 2009 New Year’s Day shooting of Oscar Grant
Defense Witness In Oscar Grant Killing Contacted By Tulsa Deputy's Lawyers In Shooting Death Caught On CameraA defense witness for the BART police officer who shot and killed Oscar Grant has been contacted by lawyers for the Tulsa, Oklahoma reserve deputy facing charges in the killing of a suspect caught on camera.
Oakland Coliseum BART Station Reopens After Closure By Police Brutality Protesters Gathered For MLK Day MarchA large crowd of protesters left Fruitvale BART station in Oakland Monday afternoon, police said.
Hundreds Gather At Oakland's Fruitvale BART Station To Remember Oscar GrantSeveral hundred people gathered in front of the Fruitvale BART station in Oakland Thursday to remember and celebrate the life of Oscar Grant III, who was shot and killed by a BART police officer there on New Year's Day in 2009.
'I Can't Breathe' Protests, Oscar Grant Memorial Planned In Bay Area For New Year's EveNot everyone will be counting down to a midnight celebration in the Bay Area Wednesday night.
Director Of Oscar Grant Biopic Spearheads ‘Black Out Black Friday’ Shopping BoycottA grassroots protest is circulating on social media asking people not to shop on Black Friday to show solidarity with victims of police brutality.
Oscar Grant's Family In Ferguson To Support Michael Brown's FamilyThe family of Oscar Grant has traveled to Ferguson, Missouri to offer support and advice to the parents of a black teen whose slaying at the hands of police ignited unrest.
Jury Rejects Civil Rights Lawsuit Filed By Oscar Grant's Father A jury has rejected a civil rights lawsuit filed by Oscar Grant's father, stemming from Grant's killing by BART police officer, Johannes Mehserle, in 2009.
Oscar Grant III's Aunt Killed, 2nd Person Injured In Oakland ShootingA 46-year-old woman who was fatally shot in East Oakland on Tuesday evening was the aunt of Oscar Grant III, an unarmed 22-year-old Hayward man who was killed by a BART police officer in 2009, according to an attorney for Grant’s father.
Prison Inmate Father Of Oscar Grant III Testifies In Lawsuit Against Former BART Police Officer MehserleThe father of a 22-year-old Hayward man who was fatally shot by a BART officer in Oakland in 2009 testified in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday that his son was the most treasured element in his life.
Mehserle Breaks Down On Witness Stand During Testimony Of Oscar Grant's Death In Civil CaseJohannes Mehserle, the former BART officer, broke down and cried on the witness stand while describing how he shot and killed Oscar Grant at a BART station platform more than five years ago.
Former BART Officer Who Shot Oscar Grant III Testifies In Civil Trial Brought By Victim's FatherThe former Bay Area Rapid Transit officers who shot and killed a passenger on an Oakland train platform in the early hours of January 1st 2009 is expected to testify in a civil lawsuit brought by that man’s father.
BART Settles Lawsuit: 5 Men Detained With Oscar Grant To Get $175,000BART has settled a lawsuit brought by five men who were detained with Oscar Grant on the Fruitvale Station platform in Oakland when he was fatally shot.