On September 30, 2009 the City of Oakland will add an additional intersection to the Red Light Camera Enforcement System (RLCES) in an effort to reduce red-light related accidents. The fourth intersection to be equipped with the red-light camera system is High St. and Brookdale Ave.
On September 1st, 2009, at 10:10 PM, Oakland Police Officers Hector Chavez and Steven Lorda were in
the area of 100th Avenue and International Boulevard when they saw a man with a pistol robbing a man
and a woman. The suspect ran from the officers but was arrested a short distance away.
On September 24, 2009, at 8:27 PM, Oakland Police Officers were dispatched
to 4075 Canon Avenue to investigate a report of gunshots in the area. Upon arrival officers located three male adults suffering from apparent gunshot wounds
On September 22, 2009 at 9:53 AM City of Oakland Housing Authority Police Officers responded to 2529 9th Avenue to investigate the report of a suspicious vehicle. Upon arrival an Oakland Housing Authority Police Officer located Raymond Marshall, a 21 year old Oakland residence, inside of a parked vehicle.
The Oakland Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating Joel Ortiz for questioning.
Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in
this case. Ortiz may currently be in the Sacramento area.
On September 13th, at 9:32 a.m., Oakland police officers responded to the 3300 block of
Lakeshore Avenue on a report of gun shots in the area. Upon arrival, officers contacted
an individual who advised that he accidently fired his firearm. The officers conducted a
protective sweep of the apartment complex and discovered multiple marijuana plants and