Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public
aware of a sexual assault. A 35- year old female reported that on May 1, 2012, at
1:30 PM, she was walking in the 9000 block of Holly Street when she was
approached by a stranger and physically forced to the ground. While on the ground
the suspect sexually assaulted the victim. During the assault the victim struck the
suspect in the face with her keys and told him she was going to call the police. The
suspect then ran from the scene.
Oakland, CA – On May 16, 2012 at 6:34 PM the Oakland Police Department
responded to the 700 block of Madison Street on a report of a man who was on top
of a three-story building and threatening suicide.
Oakland, CA –On May 16, 2012 at 5:00 PM, the Oakland Police Department Gang
Gun Intelligence Task Force (GGITF) safely served a search warrant at a
commercial building in the 900 block of 76th Avenue. As a result of this
intelligence based operation, a total of two people were arrested. In addition to the
arrests, officers seized a total of 16 illegally possessed firearms as well as
Oakland, CA – Since last Friday, May 11, 2012, a total of 13 people have been
arrested for various property crimes, including six individuals in connection with
burglaries that have occurred throughout the City of Oakland.
Oakland, CA – The Oakland Police Department requests the assistance from the media
and the community in identifying a robbery suspect. Police have released store video
surveillance footage that shows the suspect committing the robbery.
Oakland, CA –
Beginning on Monday, May 7, 2012, the Oakland Police Department and the
United States Marshals Service, together with several federal and state law
enforcement partners, conducted a three-day warrant service operation. The goal of
the operation was to clear as many outstanding and high-priority warrants being
held by the Oakland Police Department.
Oakland, CA — Thirty-two Oakland suspects were safely arrested last week in a
multi-agency warrant sweep that included collaboration through the High Intensity
Drug Trafficking Areas program (HIDTA), the United States Marshals Service
(USMS), and numerous local, state, and federal agencies.
Oakland, CA – On May 9th, 2012, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Oakland Police
Department officers conducted a vehicle traffic stop in the area of Ney Street near
Ritchie Street. As officers prepared to conduct a felony probation search on the
vehicle’s front passenger, the rear passenger of the vehicle ran from the car.
Officers pursued him into the 7900 block of MacArthur Boulevard.
Oakland, CA – The Oakland Police Department has identified Mr. Alan Dwayne
Blueford (DOB 12/93) as the person shot by police on the morning of May 6th,
2012. Blueford succumbed to fatal wounds after being transported from the scene
for medical attention.