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Race Issues Raised When Oakland Firefighter, Kids Detained By Police Officer

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) — A black Oakland firefighter has filed a complaint with the Oakland Police Department after he and his young kids were detained by a white police officer outside the station where the firefighter worked. 444 more words


Oakland Mayoral Candidates Bicker Over Police Staffing Level

OAKLAND (KCBS) — A dozen candidates who want to be mayor of Oakland faced off Thursday night in a campaign debate at City Hall in which public safety was hot-button issue. 289 more words


Oakland Officials Vote To Dump Police Radio System After Numerous Problems

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – Police officers in Oakland are now in line for an upgrade on police radios that they said are unreliable.

Oakland has the 4th highest crime rate in the nation. 393 more words