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.
Oakland, CA — Oakland Police Department Investigators released this sketch of a
person they believe to be responsible for the Sexual Assault that occurred on
December 4, 2011 at 8:20 p.m. in the 1300 block of 91st Avenue.
The suspect is described as an African American male, 30-39 years old, 5’11”, 200
pounds, short black hair, brown eyes, goatee, dark complexion, wearing a black
hat, black hooded jacket and black sweatpants.
Oakland, CA – On December 7, 2011 the Oakland Police Department Gang
Intelligence Task Force (GITF) executed a search warrant at a residence in the
2100 block of 57th Avenue. As a result of this operation, a total of six people were
arrested, including four women and two men.
Oakland, CA — For the third 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. Both Oakland and BART police officers will work
side-by-side with CPAAA members in an effort to ensure holiday shoppers make it
safely to their parked cars.
Oakland, CA – On Thursday, December 15, 2011, the Oakland Police Activities
League (PAL) will host its 22nd Annual Christmas Dinner. This invitation-only
event will take place at Shiloh Christian Fellowship located at 3291 School Street
in Oakland. Dinner will be provided for over 500 guests, and gifts will be
distributed to the children in attendance; there will also be special performances.
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department and Crime Stoppers of Oakland
are offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to an arrest and
conviction in this case. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Youth and
Family Service Division at (510) 238- 3641 or the Tip Line at (510) 637-0298.
Investigators are working on a sketch of the suspect and hope to have it available
in the next 24 hours.
Oakland, CA — The Oakland Police Department would like to make the public
aware of a report of a sexual assault. A 27- year old female reported that on
December 4, 2011 at 8:20 PM, she was walking in the 1300 block of 91st Avenue
when she was approached by a stranger and physically forced against a vehicle and