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Rescued Pot-Bellied Pig Pays Visit To Oakland Police HQ

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – A rescued pig named Vivienne that KPIX 5 reported on last week is enjoying her new life at her new home with a face familiar to Bay Area television viewers: the Oakland Police Department’s Public Information Officer Johanna Watson. 377 more words


Guest Post: What is Your Badge or Star Worth to You?

By Anthony Morgan, Retired Oakland Police Department

What is your badge or star worth to you?

To the new officer it is a sign that says “Look at what I have accomplished, look at what I am.” It doesn’t take long for the badge to become a part of the owner and the owner part of the badge. 893 more words

Law Enforcement

A Guide to the Negotiated Settlement Agreement (NSA): The Cost

In our previous post, we gave a brief history of the Negotiated Settlement Agreement (NSA). Here, we’ll look at the costs and what can be done to get the Oakland Police Department out from under oversight. 872 more words

Public Safety

A Guide to the Negotiated Settlement Agreement (NSA)

15 years and over $30 million later, the Oakland Police Department is still under federal oversight. 

On January 22, 2003, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California approved the settlement of a… 818 more words


DA Signs Off on Suicide Findings in 2 Deaths Tied to OPD Sexual Exploitation

By Alex Emslie

The Oakland Police Department’s investigations into the death of an officer now at the center of a sexual exploitation scandal, and the death of that officer’s wife the previous year, were professional and thorough, according to a review released Monday by the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office. 964 more words


Suspect Arrested In San Leandro After Shooting, Standoff In Oakland

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – A suspect was arrested in San Leandro after a shooting in Oakland Wednesday morning that led officers to believe he was holed up inside a building nearby, according to police. 181 more words


Teen In Bay Area Police Sex Scandal Drops Last Pending Lawsuit

OAKLAND (AP) — The woman at the center of a sex scandal involving several San Francisco Bay Area police departments has dropped her last pending lawsuit against the agencies. 118 more words