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White guy asks "when it is okay to call the police?"

So this happened yesterday during the early morning walk with the pups on High Street near Brookdale Park. Across High Street I saw a man on all fours trying to stand up. 904 more words


Neighbors Of Slain Oakland Mom Meet With Police, City Officials

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Residents of the West Oakland neighborhood where a 30-year-old mother of three was killed while shielding her children from gunfire last week met with the Oakland Police Department Thursday evening to discuss community concerns. 310 more words


Pedestrian Killed In Oakland Hit-And-Run At 32nd And San Pablo Ave.

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — One person was killed in a fatal hit-and-run incident on 32nd Street and San Pablo Avenue in Oakland Friday afternoon, according to police. 265 more words


The Nation: Why #BlackLivesMatter Actions Aren't Stopping

 “There are so many people out protesting police violence who are then met with police violence,” Nelson said. “If they didn’t understand how a Mike Brown or an Eric Garner could happen, they understand after a night of protest how a police interaction can become very violent and even deadly.

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Vandals Deface Freeway Sign Honoring 4 Oakland Police Officers Killed In The Line Of Duty

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) – Police in Oakland are searching for vandals who defaced a freeway sign paying tribute to four officers who were killed on the deadliest day in department history. 244 more words


Oakland Mayor Says Police Body Cameras Have Cut Use-Of-Force Incidents Significantly In 5 Years

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said Wednesday that there’s been a “significant decrease” in use-of-force incidents by her city’s police officers since they began wearing body cameras four years ago. 545 more words


Suicidal Man Tased by Oakland Police Dies of Self-Inflicted Wounds

OAKLAND — Police used tasers to disarm a man who was cutting and stabbing himself Saturday morning at a residence in Oakland, police said. The man died from his wounds. 119 more words