Home  >  Topics  > 



 - Search results for Oakland

Main News Videos


Obama official: Calif. police department sets good example

The executive director of President Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing said Oakland policing is one to emulate - Full Story


2 Calif. cops serving eviction hurt in explosion, burned body found

A burned body was discovered after an explosion hurt two deputies who were serving an eviction notice - Full Story


Terminally ill Calif. boy fulfills dream of being cop

8-year-old Emilio Penn has always dreamed of becoming a police officer, and on July 3rd, his dream came true. With help from the National Latino Peace Officers Association Alameda County Chapter, Emilio, who has an inoperable brain tumor, was sworn in with the newest graduating class of the Oakland PD as an honorary officer.


Oakland welcomes 34 badly needed new police officers

The graduating members of the 169th Basic Academy bring the number of officers on the city force to 680 - Full Story


Officials demand action on staffing beleaguered Calif. department

Oakland City Council members called on leaders to fully staff the city's department and develop an "action plan" to address low morale - Full Story


Overseer pushes officials to speed up hiring chief in violent Calif. city

Overseer called on officials to end "fragmentary attempts to select a permanent chief" that have "consumed public resources and done little to nurture public confidence in the process" - Full Story


Violence-plagued Calif. city gets 47 new cops

Nearly four dozen new police officers will soon start walking their beats on the Oakland streets, as the California city's embattled department welcomes its largest-ever class of recruits - Full Story


Oakland PD reformer waste of resources, officials say

While some city leaders believe Oakland is only a year away from meeting its goals, others are concerned the city is stuck in a hopeless, expensive, bureaucratic grind that takes valuable resources away from crime fighting - Full Story

12 Next