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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

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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


Oakland Police Say They Wrongly Denied Visa Certifications

OAKLAND (AP) — The Oakland Police Department is encouraging immigrants who were victims of crime to reapply for a temporary visa certification because it may have wrongly denied as many as 25 of the applications. 111 more words