Oakland, CA — On April 6, 2013, the Oakland Police Department conducted a
minor decoy operation at local restaurants. The Minor Decoy Operation
program is conducted to determine if merchants are asking for identification
and age prior to selling alcoholic beverages.
Oakland, CA —On Friday, May 10, from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, the Oakland Police
Department will host the community at its Second Annual Open House event at the
Police Administration Building, 455 7th Street.
Oakland, CA - April 5, 2013 - Oakland police and investigators remain at the scene of an officer-involved
shooting this afternoon. One suspect was struck by gunfire and was transported to a
nearby hospital with reportedly non-life threatening injuries, and a second suspect
remains in police custody at this time.
Oakland, CA – On April 3, 2013, Oakland Police officers responded to a call
concerning an armed robbery of a person in the 1000 block of Clay Street. Officers
were provided descriptions of three suspects and the direction they fled. As the
officers were attempting to detain three similar subjects in the 1000 block of
Jefferson Street, one officer discharged a firearm in response to a perceived threat.
On March 25, 2013, at 9:45 PM, Oakland Police officers responded to the area of
Alcatraz and Telegraph Avenue on a report of an armed robbery. The victim and
witnesses were able to direct officers to an AC Transit bus that the suspects used as
their getaway vehicle.
On March 21, 2013, at 12:00 PM, Oakland Police received information regarding
an individual who was in violation of his parole agreement and illegally carrying a
firearm in the 7800 block of MacArthur Boulevard. Officers located and safely
arrested the adult male suspect and recovered a loaded firearm.
Oakland, CA — Oakland Police Investigators have released video surveillance of a
suspect in connection with an attempted kidnapping of a 9-year-old girl. (Video
surveillance link shows the suspect
walking on the side walk and the suspect’s vehicle (being parked and then
later leaving the area).