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Suspect Arrested & Charged in Home Invasion and Sexual Assault - On August 12, 2016, Oakland Police officers arrested Clyde Dell Anderson, 26, in connection with the home invasion and sexual assault that occurred on August 12, 2016, in the 6500 block of Fenham Street more . . .
Citizen Directs Officers to an Auto Burglary in Progress - On August 16, 2016 at 5:30 a.m., officers responded to the 2900 block of East 22nd Street on a report of an auto burglary in progress robbery more . . .
Suspect Arrested in Connection with Stabbing - On August 16, 2016 at 1:45 a.m., Oakland police officers responded to the 400 block of West MacArthur Boulevard on a report of a stabbing more . . .
Officers Arrest Suspect in Armed Robbery; Recover Gun and Loss - On August 13, 2016, at 1:00 a.m., Oakland police officers responded to the 1600 block of 28th Street to investigate a report of an armed robbery more . . .
For more information, please contact the OPD Media Relations Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or (510) 238-7230.
More "OPD on the Beat"stories are archived in the Police Community News section.
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Every Area Has Specific Helpful Information
Click on an Area link (below) to go to the webpage for that Area. You will see who the commander and his/her team is, find out crime stats, and have access to useful contact information here.
- The Community Resource Officer Directory lists officers who are assigned to local neighborhoods. Community resource officers work with community members to help solve neighborhood issues.
- Neighborhood Services works with neighborhood groups across the City. You can find out when the group in your neighborhood meets and contact information here.
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