(Oakland), Calif. – If you’re planning to hit the road for a late spring or early summer getaway, be sure that everyone in the car wears their seat belt on every trip, day and night. Law enforcement throughout the state, including the Oakland Police Department, will be looking for unbelted drivers and passengers as part of the 2010 Click It or Ticket mobilization, May 24 – June 6. This year, fines and fees have increased from $132 to $142 for first time adult seat belt violations. For children under 16, the fine is now $445 for a first time offense. more »
OAKLAND, (CALIF)- Oakland Police Department will serve numerous search warrants, arrest warrants and conduct probation/parole searches of individuals involved in the criminal activities associated with a known gang.
This operation started in January of 2010 and is a result of the Oakland Police Department’s first 90-day violent crime reduction plan. more »
The Oakland Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on Saturday, May 15th, 2010, from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. In an effort to reduce the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol involved crashes, DUI checkpoints are conducted to identify offenders and get them off the street, as well as educate the public on the dangers of impaired driving. more »
The Oakland Police Department wants to publicly express our concern over the incident involving a deer in East Oakland on Saturday. The shooting of the deer by police officers is an unfortunate event and we are disturbed by the situation. more »
The Oakland Police Department will honor the officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice and given their lives while performing the duties of an Oakland Police Officer. The 14th Annual Police Officer Memorial will take place in the lobby of the Oakland Police Administration Building (P.A.B.) at 455 7th St at 10:30 A.M. more »