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Three arrested in strong-armed robbery - On October 12, 2016 at 5:50 p.m., Oakland Police officers responded to the 3600 block of International Boulevard on a report of a strong-armed robbery. Following a preliminary investigation, officers arrested three non-Oakland residents for the robbery. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Oakland Police Department’s Robbery Unit at (510) 238-3326.
Citizen helps lead officers to make an arrest - On Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 9:34 a.m., Oakland Police officers responded to the 900 block of Madison Street on a report of a strong-armed robbery. Arriving officers were directed by a citizen to the area of 21st and Harrison Street where the suspects had fled. Officers were able to arrest the two suspects. Investigators are looking into the possibility of the suspects being connected to additional crimes in the area.
Stolen vehicle recovered by ACRATT, OPD - On Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 12:22 p.m., Oakland Police officers and the Alameda County Regional Auto Theft Task Force (ACRATT) located an occupied stolen truck in the area of 67th Avenue and Flora Street. Officers were able to make an arrest and believe many of the items contained in the truck may be stolen and possibly connected to other crimes.
Suspect arrested in shooting - On Friday, October 7, 2016 at 9:29 p.m., Oakland Police officers responded to the 2500 block of 10th Avenue to investigate a report of a shooting. During the investigation, officers were able to identify, locate and arrest the suspect believed to be responsible for the shooting.
Officers arrest two robbery suspects and recover loss - On October 3, 2016 at 2:30 p.m., Oakland Police officers responded to the 3200 block of 13th Avenue on a report of a strong armed robbery. When officers arrived on scene the victim told them she had been robbed and provided suspect descriptions. During the preliminary investigation, officers relocated to the area of Church Street and Halliday Avenue, where they located and arrested two suspects in connection with the robbery. Additionally, officers recovered the victims’ loss.
Two arrested in armed robbery - On October 1, 2016 at 1:25 p.m., Oakland Police officers responded to the area of 40th and Webster streets on a report of an armed robbery. The victim told the officers he had been robbed at gun point of his cell phone. The victim provided a description of the vehicle the suspects fled in. Later that day officers observed the suspect vehicle and attempted a traffic stop but the driver failed to stop and a pursuit ensued. Ultimately the suspect vehicle stopped and officers were able to arrest the driver and passenger near the intersection of Coliseum Way and High Street in connection with the robbery. Officers recovered a replica firearm. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Oakland Police Department Robbery Unit at (510) 238-3326.
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Oakland Police Foundation
The Oakland Police Foundation was established to create financial and community support for OPD in its efforts to meet the needs and services of the community by achieving law enforcement excellence and gaining citizen understanding and support.
The Foundation’s main focus is to raise awareness and support for the important unbudgeted or “discretionary” needs of the Department that will improve crime prevention and law enforcement efficiencies. Your donations are tax deductible and will be used to:
- Improve officer safety
- Combat family & youth violence
- Support innovative technology and research
- Provide employee development and training for all members of the Oakland Police Department.
For more information, go to the Oakland Police Foundation homepage.