Ex-Convicts Charged In Marijuana Deal Murder In Oakland Parking Lot – CBS Local

Ex-Convicts Charged In Marijuana Deal Murder In Oakland Parking LotCBS LocalOAKLAND (CBS SF) — Two ex-convicts have been charged with murder for the fatal shooting of an Alameda man in…

2 accused of murder outside Oakland Walmart – San Francisco Chronicle

2 accused of murder outside Oakland WalmartSan Francisco Chronicle(02-25) 16:20 PST OAKLAND — Two men have been arrested and charged with special-circumstances murder in connection with the fatal shooting of…

In East Oakland, This Used BMW A Personal Sideshow

In East Oakland you can joy ride hanging out of your obviously used BMW sedan with total disregard for the Oakland Police because they’re nowhere in sight. That’s the idea…

One killed, four wounded in East Oakland shootings Thursday – Tri-Valley Herald

One killed, four wounded in East Oakland shootings ThursdayTri-Valley HeraldOAKLAND — An 18-year-old man was fatally shot and another wounded in a Thursday afternoon gunbattle in East Oakland, one of…

Bus shooting punctuates violent day in Oakland – San Francisco Chronicle

Bus shooting punctuates violent day in OaklandSan Francisco Chronicle(02-20) 18:49 PST SAN FRANCISCO — Two men opened fire near an AC Transit bus in East Oakland, but no one was…

Stolen-car suspect dies in Oakland crash after CHP chase – San Francisco Chronicle

Stolen-car suspect dies in Oakland crash after CHP chaseSan Francisco Chronicle(02-15) 00:12 PST OAKLAND — The driver of a stolen car died Friday night after crashing in East Oakland while…

Oakland: CHP chase ends in crash in East Oakland – Contra Costa Times

Oakland: CHP chase ends in crash in East OaklandContra Costa TimesOAKLAND — A chase of a stolen car by the California Highway Patrol ended in a crash late Friday night.…

Oakland Man Charged With Murder In Alleged Drunken Pick-Axe Killing – CBS Local

Oakland Man Charged With Murder In Alleged Drunken Pick-Axe KillingCBS LocalOAKLAND (CBS SF) – An Oakland man has been charged with murder for allegedly using a pick-axe to kill a…

East Oakland family hit by home invasion robbers – abc7news.com

East Oakland family hit by home invasion robbersabc7news.comOn Tuesday morning just two miles away, an 81-year-old woman was shot in a home invasion robbery in Oakland’s Dimond District. Police have…

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan’s re-election hinges on crime – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleLeah Harris, a retired preschool teacher, has lived in the heart of East Oakland for 37 years. In the 2010 mayoral election, she voted for Jean Quan. She…

Police seek man who touched 6-year-old girl at Oakland school – KTVU San Francisco

Police seek man who touched 6-year-old girl at Oakland schoolKTVU San FranciscoOakland police on Wednesday said they are looking for a man who allegedly grabbed and touched a 6-year-old girl…

Dan Siegel Gets National Union of Healthcare Workers Endorsement For Oakland Mayor

The National Union of Healthcare Workers endorsed its lawyer, Dan Siegel, who’s running for Mayor of Oakland. Here’s my interview with Dan Siegel just three weeks ago: The National Union…

Oakland: 17-year-old boy charged with New Year’s Eve killing – Contra Costa Times

Oakland: 17-year-old boy charged with New Year’s Eve killingContra Costa TimesOAKLAND — A 17-year-old boy has been charged with murder and will be prosecuted as an adult in the fatal…

East Oakland Foothill Square opening and job fair: End of the food desert? – Oakland Local

East Oakland Foothill Square opening and job fair: End of the food desert?Oakland LocalA mall in a notoriously economically depressed part of East Oakland is being reborn after a 20-year…

Victim in East Oakland shooting dies from wounds – KTVU San Francisco

KTVU San FranciscoA man who was shot and gravely wounded in East Oakland on Friday night has died from his injuries, a police officer said. Officers responded to a report…

Custom-made cello stolen from Oakland musician – KTVU San Francisco

Custom-made cello stolen from Oakland musicianKTVU San FranciscoA cellist who also teaches music tells KTVU a burglary at his home has affected his livelihood. Burglars stole Pawel Walerowski’s two cellos,…

Oakland News: Art Murmur First Friday Shooting; Raiders Mark Davis And Trust

On Friday, just after Art Murmur / First Friday for October, someone reportedly shot into a crowd at 14th and Broadway in Downtown Oakland. That’s right at BART 12th Street,…

Oakland News: Dibble At The Alley Tuesday, Crime Stop Training, BUILD

This Oakland News has a lot going on for Tuesday, June 18th, 2013, which is tomorrow. First, the legendary Rod Dibble is back at The Alley at 3325 Grand Avenue…

Jason Calacanis: Ah, Gawker, Mr. C Knows There’s Racism In Tech

Jason Calacanis seems like a good guy, but after accidentally running across a Gawker blog post from February 6, 2013, called “Racism Doesn’t Exist in Tech Because White Tech Blog…

Newtown Shooting: Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Issues Statement

Oakland and Oaklanders were victimized by during the mass shooting at Oikos University in East Oakland. To the end of offering assistance, Oakland Mayor Jean Quan issued this statement: Today…

Oaksterdam Univ, Richard Lee’s Home Raided By Feds In Oakland

Chaos. While Oakland Police and Oakland City Officials were dealing with one crisis over in East Oakland, the death of six college students at the hands of an ex-student of…

Oakland Shooting, 6 Dead, Suspect Caught, Was Student

Awful. The rampage shooting by that left 2 dead and six injured at Oakland’s Oikos University in East Oakland was reportedly done by a person who was a former student…

Oakland Marathon 5K Sells Out For 3rd Straight Year

The Oakland Running Festival, part marathon and part 5k, is tomorrow, although festivities were held today as well. But the good news is, and for the third straight year, the…

The Oakland Adams Point Stalker

Folks, be aware of this man. An Oakland (California) Adams Point resident posted a message that was completely horrifying. So, without further delay, here it is, in full: I;m posting snips from an email a friend sent me last night. She wants to rem...

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan Announces Plans For Week

Ever since this blogger blasted Mayor Quan for the lack of reporting on the Las Vegas trip, her staff (Susan Piper) has been very good in getting emails that report…