Oakland Police Find Body Wrapped In Plastic Near High SchoolPolice discovered a dead body wrapped in plastic in West Oakland Tuesday morning just 2 blocks from McClymonds High School.
BART To Seek Attempted Murder Charges Against Man In West Oakland Station ShootingBART police Wednesday said they plan to seek attempted murder charges against a Union City man who allegedly shot himself during a struggle with officers at the West Oakland station Tuesday night.
Man Shoots Himself During Confrontation With BART Police At West Oakland StationTrains did not stop at the West Oakland BART Station for several hours Tuesday night after police said a man shot himself in the stomach during a confrontation with officers.
Fire That Burned 2-Story Apartment Building In West Oakland Called 'Suspicious'A suspicious fire burned a four-plex apartment building in West Oakland early Friday morning, a fire battalion chief said.
1 Killed, 2 Injured In West Oakland Hit-And-Run CollisionOne person was killed and two people seriously injured in a hit-and-run collision in West Oakland Friday evening, according to police.
West Oakland A Haven For Expanding Urban Farms; Provides Access To Fresh ProduceWest Oakland will soon be the site of one of the city's largest urban gardens that will provide access to fresh produce on a sliding-scale basis.
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.