Oakland Police Department will be placed into a one-year sustainability period, beginning June 1 following a federal judge's court order.
Businesses in Oakland anticipated another chaotic night in the Uptown District, as the streets were bustling with Oakland First Fridays vendors and visitors.
By day, the stretch of Lakeshore Avenue is popular spot for joggers and dog walkers. By night, though, it's become a haven for mayhem and bloodshed.
A Sunday shooting in West Oakland allegedly left one officer injured, according to the Oakland Police Department.
Early Thursday morning, a thief fired shots at a woman who confronted two suspects as they broke into her car in downtown Oakland.
A federal monitor declared Wednesday that the Oakland Police Department has completed 51 out of 52 reforms required under the 2003 "Riders" case settlement.
Civil rights attorneys say ending federal oversight over the Oakland Police Department is a "historic accomplishment."
Oakland police are investigating the death of a man with distinctive tattoos who showed up at Highland Hospital earlier this year with unexplained trauma.
Oakland Police Department is investigating a shooting Monday afternoon where at least one victim was taken to the hospital.
A woman was found shot and killed at home in Oakland Thursday afternoon, police said.
Alameda County Superior Court Judge, Frank Roesch, ruled that the five Oakland police officers who fatally shot Joshua Pawlik, a homeless man, were wrongly fired.
Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong said some violent crime is due in part to leniency from the courts.
A 15-year-old girl was shot in Oakland over the weekend and died of her injuries, police said.
It was a violent weekend in Oakland, with 5 people shot in a 7-hour span, according to the Oakland Police Department.
Oakland police are investigating a deadly shooting near Lake Merritt, at least the fourth such homicide in the last six months. The chief of police on Thursday says the homicide appears to have been a robbery that resulted in a shooting.
A touring Venezuelan rock band discovered their van had been cleaned out by thieves in Oakland. They are now missing documents including green cards, passports, and Social Security cards.
Police in Oakland advised the public to avoid the area of the 1200 block of 34th Avenue where they found evidence of a shooting.
Oakland police on Tuesday asked for the public's help in finding a 79-year-old who went missing a day earlier and is considered at risk because of his age.
OPD is asking for the public's help in identifying a person of interest in a February homicide. The case involved the shooting death of 26-year-old Robert Crawford as he walked near 35th Avenue in Oakland.
Oakland police say they are investigating a shooting at 82nd and Bancroft avenues, Thursday evening.