Oakland police continues increased sideshow enforcement

The Oakland Police Department this weekend is continuing its extra staffing on duty specifically to combat and prevent "sideshows," the impromptu gatherings at which cars spin in the street and where spectators sometimes get injured, or where vandalism sometimes occurs.

OPD cop alleges retaliation in sex scandal

Oakland police Sgt. Mike Gantt is filing a claim alleging that city officials retaliated against him for suspecting that another officer had killed his wife in 2004, events linked to a woman at the center of a sex scandal. Henry Lee reports.

OPD’s next police chief: What do teens want?

The City of Oakland held the first of 10 community meetings Thursday night seeking public input on the selection of a new police chief. Tonight's meeting was with teens at Castlemont High School.