On September 3, 2009, the Oakland Police Department Crime Stoppers Program
received contributions to increase the reward fund for the Hasanni Campbell case. At the beginning of
the investigation the reward was $10,000 and now we are able to offer $60,000.
The Oakland City Auditor released the results of a performance audit of the City of Oakland’s grant management for the Measure Y Violence Prevention Program. As explicitly stated in the audit, it is not an assessment of the effectiveness of the Measure Y Violence Prevention programs, nor an assessment of the effectiveness of individual Measure Y grantees.
On August 29, 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 Foothill Bl. The system will capture red-light violations and warning notices will be mailed to violators for 30 days.
On August 27, 2009, at about 1:31 p.m., Officers Burns and Cardona conducted a traffic
stop in the 7900 block of Hillmont Drive. The driver was found to be driving without a valid driver’s
license and one of his passengers was on probation for possession of stolen property.
On Monday, August 24th, 2009, the Oakland Police Department will conduct a Suspended Driver’s License Court Room Sting. The operation will begin at approximately 10:00 A.M. and conclude at the end of the court session.