OPD Sets Up Special Investigative Unit To Deal With Oakland's Soaring Murder RateViolent crime has gotten so bad in Oakland, police are creating a new investigative unit to stop it.
Armed Guards, Volunteers Join Police to Patrol Streets in Oakland's ChinatownThe community in Oakland's Chinatown is fighting back in its own way to protect its citizens after a surge in violent attacks and robberies.
Vallejo Shooting Victim Recovering As Lawmakers Approve Fund To Stop Attacks On AsiansAn Asian shop owner who was shot during an armed robbery is showing incredible resilience in recovery. Now, the recent spate of crimes against Asians has the attention of lawmakers who want to document the attacks.
YouTube Extends Suspension Of Trump's Channel; President May Lose SAG CardYouTube says it is extending its suspension of President Donald Trump’s channel for seven more days.
YouTube Shuts Down President Trump's Channel Over Concerns Of Potential ViolenceAdd YouTube to the growing list of online social media outlets that have suspended President Donald Trump.
UPDATE: Twitter Makes Inflammatory Trump Tweets 'Unavailable,' Temporarily Locks AccountAfter making several of President Donald Trump's inflammatory tweets "unavailable" after his supporters overran Capitol Hill Wednesday, local social media giant Twitter temporarily locked the president's account.
San Francisco Supervisor Unveils Safety Plan In Response To In Bayview-Hunters Point ViolenceSan Francisco Supervisor Shamann Walton on Tuesday unveiled the District 10 Community Safety Plan -- a plan to address a recent spate of shootings and homicides in the area, which includes neighborhoods like the Bayview District and Hunters Point.
Facebook Bans Some QAnon, US-Based Militia, Anarchist Groups, Accounts But Allows PostsFacebook is banning groups and accounts associated with QAnon as well as a variety of U.S.-based militia and anarchist groups that support violence. The company will continue to allow people to post material that supports these groups.
3 Die in Oakland in Separate Shootings Over WeekendSeparate shootings took the lives of three people over the weekend in Oakland, police said Tuesday.
'A Pandemic On Top Of A Pandemic'; Newsom Acknowledges Systemic Racism Fueling ProtestsCalifornia Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday described the racism fueling the last five days of civil unrest "a pandemic on top of a pandemic" and called on leaders and citizens alike to work to end systemic racism of society's institutions.
Oakland Officials Decry Violent George Floyd Protest, Promise Beefed-up ResponseCity leaders on Saturday condemned violent protests overnight that left downtown Oakland in tatters, with more than 70 businesses vandalized, looted or both.
Update: Security Officers Gunned Down At Oakland Federal Building; DHS Official Calls Gunman 'An Assassin'As tensions began to soar on the streets of Oakland Friday night, a gunman opened fired on two Federal Protective Service officers posted at the city's federal building, killing one of them and sending the other to the hospital with critical injuries.
Gov. Newsom Wrestles With Explaining George Floyd Unrest To Tearful ChildrenLike all parents, Gov. Gavin Newsom has wrestled with how to explain what has been unfolding with the video-taped death of George Floyd while in police custody and the violent unrest it has triggered to his young children.
Surge In Domestic Violence Cases In San Francisco Since COVID-19 Stay Home OrderWith couples and families under stay at home orders, reports of domestic violence are up in San Francisco, according to Mayor London Breed.
San Francisco Homicides May Fall To Lowest Level In 17 Years, Police SaySan Francisco homicides may drop this year to their lowest level in 17 years, according to new numbers released by the Police Department Wednesday.