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.