Police Keep Quiet After Swarming West Oakland With SWAT Teams, Explosive DevicesOakland police served a search warrant in West Oakland early Tuesday morning that woke neighbors with what sounded like explosions.
Armed 'Unresponsive' Suspect Arrested In West Oakland After Tactical Police ResponseAn unresponsive suspect with a gun was arrested in West Oakland Sunday morning, according to police.
2 More Suspects Arrested In Fatal Shooting Of Oakland Mother Trying To Protect ChildrenTwo additional suspects have been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting last month of a West Oakland mother who was caught in crossfire as she was trying to help two of her children to safety, prosecutors said Monday.
Memorials Scheduled For 2 Artists Killed In West Oakland Fire SaturdayMemorials have been scheduled this weekend for two artists killed in a fire at a former armory building in West Oakland early last Saturday morning.
Cyclist Hit By Truck, Robbed As He Lay Hurt In Oakland, Speaks First Words Since Awakening From ComaGreg Lowrie awoke from a coma three weeks ago. This week, he spoke his name and age, and greeted his mother for the first time.
Oakland Councilwoman Proposes New City Department To Address RacismOakland City Councilwoman Desley Brooks expects to propose a new city department that would address systemic racism within the city government and in the city to the full City Council by the end of the month.
Neighbors Of Slain Oakland Mom Meet With Police, City OfficialsResidents of the West Oakland neighborhood where a 30-year-old mother of three was killed while shielding her children from gunfire last week met with the Oakland Police Department Thursday evening to discuss community concerns.
Mother Dies In Afternoon Oakland Shooting While Protecting Her ChildrenPolice say a woman who was killed by gunfire Monday afternoon in West Oakland, was simply trying to get her young children to safety when she was shot in the head. The woman’s children were not hurt.
2 Hurt In West Oakland ShootingTwo people were injured in a shooting in West Oakland late Monday afternoon, police said.
KPIX 5 Poll: Many Bay Area Residents Want Charges Upheld Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ProtestersA new KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA poll found many in the Bay Area want charges upheld against 14 protesters who blocked a BART train on Black Friday, causing major delays. The poll comes amid a push among the protesters and some BART officials to drop the case.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting At Detectives During Marijuana Grow Investigation In OaklandAlameda County sheriff's officials have identified a man who allegedly shot at two plainclothes deputies while they were conducting surveillance on a suspected marijuana grow in West Oakland Wednesday afternoon.
BART Board Will Urge Alameda DA To Drop $70,000 Fine Against Black Friday ProtestersAn overflow crowd of protesters showed up to BART’s board of directors meeting on Thursday evening to demanding an end to the prosecution of the 14 Black Friday protesters who temporarily shut down the transit service in West Oakland and may have to pay $70,000 in restitution.
Activists Locked To Entrances Of Oakland Federal Building In Solidarity With Black Civil RightsA group of Occupy protesters have locked themselves to an entrance of the Oakland Federal Building in solidarity with the BART protests in San Francisco Friday morning.
Cyclist Robbed After West Oakland Crash Fighting For His Life; Heart Condition Complicating RecoveryWhile police continue to look for the robbers who stole a wallet from the unconscious victim of a bicycle accident on Tuesday, the victim is fighting for his life.
Cyclist Hit By Truck, Then Robbed While Lying Unconscious On West Oakland StreetThieves stole a wallet from an unconscious cyclist in Oakland minutes after he was hit by a truck, police said Tuesday.