Oakland, CA — Oakland Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a
DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday, August 31, 2012, at an undisclosed
location within the city limits between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 2:00 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 — August 27, 2012, the Oakland Police Department (OPD) will hold a
graduation ceremony and celebration for its 33rd Citizens Police Academy. This is the
largest graduating class in the history of the program. Forty-five community members
successfully completed the 14-week course. The Citizens Police Academy is a
community program offered to members of the public who live or work in Oakland.
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public
aware of the arrest of a sexual assault and robbery suspect. It is believed that there
may be further victims. We are asking anyone who may have been victimized by
the suspect to contact us.
Oakland, CA – The Oakland Police Department requests assistance from the media and the community to help identify and locate the suspects who they believe are responsible for the homicide of Gabriel Martinez, Jr., age five (5), of Oakland.
Oakland, CA –The Oakland Police Department will be present to address media
When: August 9, 2012
Where: 455-7th Street, Oakland, Ca. 94607. The Police Oakland Police Department
Time: 1:00 PM
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department requests the assistance from the media
and the community to locate a mother and her two month daughter who were kidnapped
by the child’s father at gun point Wednesday night.