Oakland has funds, but can't find more officers


Christopher Heredia, Chronicle Staff Writer

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It's not a shortage of money, but a shortage of applicants that is keeping Oakland from hiring more police officers under Measure Y, an anti-crime measure voters approved last fall to finance the hiring of 63 officers and bring the ranks to 803 officers.

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