Oakland, CA — On Friday, April 4, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. the 168th Oakland Police Recruit Academy will graduate at the Scottish Rite Center. The 168th academy is the largest graduating class in OPD history with 47 graduates. more »
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public aware of a sexual assault that occurred in the 950 block of E.28th Street near Bella Vista Elementary School.
On March 28, 2014 at 3:15 PM, the victim, who is a 6-year-old female, was lured away from the school by the suspect and assaulted. After the assault the victim was able to return to the school to alert an adult. more »
Oakland, CA – The Oakland Police Department has identified and arrested two of
three suspects wanted in connection with numerous armed robberies of commercial
establishments in North Oakland and other areas of the City.
The arrests were the result of the community and OPD working together to identify
and located these criminal offenders. The OPD team included a Crime Reduction
Team, led by Sergeant Joseph McGuinn; Problem Solving officers, led by Sergeant
Francisco Rojas; the Gangs Guns and Intelligence Task Force officers; and the
Criminal Investigation team. more »
Oakland, CA – The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public aware of a kidnapping and sexual assault.
Investigators have released these photos of the person they believe to be
responsible for committing a kidnapping and sexual assault that occurred in the 1800 block of San Pablo Avenue on March 25, 2014 at 2:10 PM. more »
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public aware of a kidnapping and sexual assault that occurred in the 1800 block of San Pablo Avenue on March 25, 2014 at 2:10 PM.
On that date the victim, a 27-year-old woman, was approached by a stranger from behind. The stranger grabbed her and began dragging her backwards while touching her in an inappropriate manner. The victim struggled and was able to get away and call the police. more »
Oakland, CA – El Departamento de Policía de Oakland le quiere hacer saber de
al menos dos reportes donde un hombre adulto que ha tocado
inapropiadamente a dos niños. Los incidentes fueron:
• El 7 de marzo del 2014, en la cuadra 1700 de la 28th Avenue, en la
escuela World Academy Elementary
• El 24 de enero del 2014, en la cuadra 2800 del International Boulevard,
en la escuela primaria Think College Now. more »
Oakland, CA - The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public
aware of at least two reports of a male adult who has inappropriately touched
children. The incidents were:
• March 7, 2014, 1700 block of 28th Avenue, at the World Academy
• January 24, 2014, 2800 block of International Boulevard, at Think College
Now Elementary School. more »
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department requests assistance from the
media and the community in identifying two individuals believed to be responsible
for an armed takeover of a store.
Investigators have released these photos of the persons they believe to be
responsible for committing an armed robbery of a Metro PCS Store at 1811 Park
Boulevard on January 24, 2014 at 11:05 AM. more »
Oakland, CA – On February 23, 2014 at 9:30 AM Oakland Police officers responded to the 4500 block of Telegraph Avenue to investigate a reported shooting. When officers arrived, they located an adult male suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. more »
Oakland, CA – Oakland Police Chief Sean Whent and Homicide Lieutenant John
Lois will announce recent arrests and provide case updates regarding the January
29 home invasion robbery, February 7 home invasion robbery, and February 8
homicide. more »