The Oakland Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Driver License checkpoint on Saturday, August 27, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. in an effort to reduce the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol involved crashes.
Impaired Drivers with Checkpoint
On August 23rd 2011, at about 12:06AM, a shooting occurred in the 1800
block of 79th Ave. Oakland Police Major Crimes Section Investigators are asking for the public’s help to identify the victim. The attached photographs are
images of his tattoos.
In preparation for the City of Oakland’s 11th Annual Art & Soul Festival, event organizers will close a few streets in downtown Oakland. The majority of the street closures will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, August 19, 2011, with the closure of 14th Street between Broadway and Martin Luther King Jr. Way, 12th Street between Broadway and Jefferson Street, Clay Street between 11th and 16th streets and Jefferson Street from 11th to 15th streets. A one-block section of Clay Street from 11th to 12th streets will be closed beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, August 18, 2011. These streets will re-open in time for the morning commute on Monday, August 22, 2011.
Oakland, CA - Alameda County DA Nancy E. O’Malley announced today that murder charges have been filed against Lawrence Denard, 26, for the August 8, 2011 murder of a three-year-old Oakland child.