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Oakland Quickly Retracts New Police Policy On Illegal Living Spaces, Parties

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – Oakland city officials on Thursday night retracted a just instituted “see and report” policy for Oakland police officers regarding illegal parties and living spaces. 238 more words


New Documents Detail How Much Oakland Police Knew About Ghost Ship

OAKLAND (KCBS) – Newly released documents show Oakland Police knew in even greater detail just what was going on at the Ghost Ship warehouse, long before… 198 more words


Judge Overseeing Oakland Police, Prison Hospital Reforms To Retire

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – The federal judge overseeing reform efforts for the Oakland Police Department plans to retire this year after a storied law career dating back to the civil rights movement of the 1960s, including a 37-year tenure as a federal judge in San Francisco. 914 more words


New Year, New Police Chief

After 7 months and a nationwide search,  Mayor Libby Schaaf announced that Anne Kirkpatrick will be the new Chief of Oakland Police Department. (Read coverage from the… 599 more words


Anne Kirkpatrick Takes Over Troubled Oakland Police Department

OAKLAND (CBS / AP) — The troubled Oakland Police Department on Wednesday hired its first female leader, who is tasked with restoring confidence in an agency that cycled through three chiefs in as many weeks this summer after several officers were… 715 more words


Lawyers Group Calls Out Oakland Police For Brutality At Protests

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Protests over the presidential election are leading to more scrutiny of the Oakland Police Department and how it handles crowd control. 301 more words


81-Year-Old Retired Oakland Cop Charged In Sex Exploitation Scandal

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Contra Costa County prosecutors on Wednesday charged a retired Oakland police captain with a misdemeanor for his alleged role in the Bay Area’s widespread police sexual exploitation scandal involving a teen girl. 268 more words