Oakland, CA – On May 4, 2011, officers responded to the Oak Knoll Market located at 7980 Mountain Blvd to investigate reports of a robbery. According to the victim and witnesses, three armed men entered the store and demanded money. more »
Oakland, CA – The East Bay Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (EBSPCA) and Oakland Animal Services (OAS) - a unit of the Oakland Police Department, collaborated last week to rescue 21 rabbits from an Oakland home. more »
On May 3rd at 4:30 P.M., an Oakland Patrol Officer responded to a report of trespassers inside of an unoccupied home.
Officers on scene recovered two van loads of items believed to be taken from homes in Oakland, Piedmont, Orinda, Berkeley, and Kensington. Recovered items include personal documents, televisions, computers, tools, and jewelry.
Although OPD has been able to return some of the items to victims, many more are still being held. The police have no leads for these items. more »
Oakland, CA – July 4th celebrations often include cook-outs, barbecues, boating, time spent with family and friends and, of course, fireworks. But for too many Americans, the nation’s annual celebration is filled with tragedy, as it is one of the deadliest holidays of the year when it comes to alcohol-impaired traffic fatalities. more »
Oakland, CA – On June 21, 2011, at approximately 5:45 P.M, Oakland Police Officers were dispatched to a possible shooting in the 8200 block of A Street. Oakland Police Officers responded to the area and found an African American male in a vehicle suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. more »
Oakland, CA – On June 20, 2011, at approximately 12:05 P.M., Oakland Police Officers were dispatched to 2651-73rd Ave, (Eastmont Substation) to investigate a report of a shooting. Upon their arrival, one male adult was discovered suffering from apparent gun shot wound (s). more »
Oakland, CA – On June 20, 2011, at approximately 8:27 P.M., Oakland Police Officer’s were dispatched to 32nd St and Market St. to investigate a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, Officers discovered that the crime scene was actually in the 800 block of 32nd Street. They responded there and learned that three male adults and one female adult had been shot. more »
On Tuesday, June 7th, a 28-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in her home in the 900 block of Apgar St. After a very diligent investigation, including the release of video taken by the victim, which resulted in tips from the public, the suspect was identified as 47-year-old Oakland resident Dion McDaniel. more »
National Night Out is the nation's night out against crime. Sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch, residents are encouraged to join with their neighbors to have a neighborhood block party, ice cream social or other outdoor event to build neighborhood spirit and unity - which is the first defense against crime. more »