On September 19th, two robberies occurred in which female victims were targeted as they came home.
During the course of the robberies, the women were sexually assaulted. The incidents occurred in the
Lake Merritt area and may be committed by the same suspect.
This Strategic Plan outlines the Department's vision and strategies for achieving it. Titled a “Working Draft,” the Plan is a living document that will continue to evolve and be refined. The vision and strategies outlined provide Oakland with much needed vision, leadership, and hope. Working toward that vision is an imperative.
—Chief Anthony W. Batts
Anyone, Law Enforcement, Fire Personnel, friends, family, neighbors… anyone! Officer Young was shot multiple times while making our streets safer. His injuries
required multiple surgeries necessitating 60 units of blood. He is continuing to need
additional surgeries and needs your help.