Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department received a report of a female who
was walking in the 9000 block of Holly Street on December 26, 2011 at 6:56 a.m.,
when she was approached by a stranger from behind who grabbed her and
physically forced her against a gate. The suspect held the victim at knife point and
demanded money. After the victim gave the suspect her money, he sexually
assaulted her then ran from the scene.
Oakland, CA — On December 26, 2011 at approximately 12:30 p.m., it was
reported that a 9-year old boy was playing outside in the 2300 block of Arrowhead
drive when he was approached on foot by a stranger who tried to lure him with
candy into a nearby vehicle.
Oakland, CA - On December 16, 2011 at approximately 4:53 pm a bank robbery
occurred at the Wells Fargo located at 2220 Mountain Boulevard. Investigators
have reason to believe the same individual is responsible for committing another
recent bank robbery on December 13, 2011, at the Chase Bank located at 3310
Oakland, CA - On December 10, 2011 at approximately 2:59 am the Oakland
Police Department responded to the 400 block of 14th street on a report of a street
robbery. The quick response of the officers and the accurate description and cooperation of
the victim lead to the arrest and conviction of four individuals responsible for at
least one street robbery.
Oakland, CA –The Oakland Police Activities League (PAL) will host its 21st
Annual Adopt-A-Family Week December 19 - 23, 2011. During this week, PAL
will collaborate with several local companies and provide gifts to identified
families who need assistance in making this holiday season most enjoyable.
Oakland, CA — On December 13, 2011 at approximately 5:40 pm a bank robbery occurred at the Chase Bank located at 3310 International Boulevard. The suspect approached the teller and demanded money.
Oakland, CA –The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance
from the media and the public in identifying the woman wearing this dress.
On December 15, 2011 at about 8:15AM, in the 100 block of Clay Street, a
security officer discovered a female in the Oakland Estuary clinging to the
rocks. The Oakland Police Department and medical personnel responded
to the scene and pulled the female from the water.
Oakland, CA – The Oakland Black Officers Association (OBOA) will host its 1st Annual Holiday Mixer for senior citizens. In addition to dinner being served, OBOA members will facilitate games and prizes during the four hour event. It is anticipated that approximately 100 seniors will participate in this event. “I am very proud of the community service being provided by the OBOA,” said Chief Howard Jordan.
The Oakland Police Department Traffic Division will conduct its annual “Motor Santa” Operation to provide toys to children (up to the age of 12) throughout the City of Oakland. This is a Traffic Division tradition.
Oakland, CA - The Latino Peace Officers’ Association will kick off their annual Warm Coat Operation. Police Officers will hand deliver multiple warm coats to St. Elizabeth Church, which will then distribute the coats to the homeless and people in need.