Oakland, CA — On Saturday, December 15, 2012, Youth UpRising in partnership
with the Community Enrichment Organization (CEO), and The Omega Boy’s Club
will be hosting an anonymous gun buyback program, in cooperation with the
Oakland Police Department and the San Francisco Police Department.
Oakland, CA — For the fourth year in a row, members of the Oakland Police
Department's Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association (CPAAA) will
volunteer their time at the West Oakland BART station to provide safety escort
service to holiday shoppers.
Oakland, CA – Youth UpRising, in partnership with the Oakland Police Department, the
San Francisco Police Department, Community Enrichment Organization (CEO), and
Keith Stephenson will be hosting an anonymous gun buyback program on Saturday,
December 15, 2012.
Oakland, CA —On Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at about 9:20 PM, Oakland Police Officers responded to the City Center and met with security. Security personnel had detained a 17-year old male for allegedly stealing a cell phone.
Oakland, CA — Oakland Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a
DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Sunday, December 16th, 2012, at an
undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:00
a.m. DUI checkpoints are a proven enforcement tool effective in reducing the
number of persons killed and injured in alcohol involved crashes. Research shows
that crashes involving alcohol drop by an average of 20 percent when well publicized
checkpoints are conducted often enough.
Oakland, CA — Oakland Police Department has been awarded a new $55,000.00
traffic safety grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety. This grant is for an
anti-DUI program aimed at preventing deaths and injuries on our roadways. The
Oakland Police Department is dedicated to keeping our streets safe through both
enforcement and education.
Oakland, CA — Bella Vista/San Antonio District residents, together with the
Oakland Police Department and other city officials plan to join hundreds of local residents for a holiday safety fair. The fair is aimed at improving safety and preventing crime during the holidays and will be held on Wednesday, November 28 from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Bella Vista Elementary School.
Oakland, CA — On November 26, 2012 at about 4:00 PM, the Oakland Police
Department Communications Division received a 911 from the driver of a vehicle
who told the dispatcher that a passenger in a vehicle was pointing a firearm at her
and her husband while they were driving in the area of High Street and Foothill